Hennie works for Accounting & Financial Advisory (AFA) on the CIPCs XBRL Programme as XBRL Programme Manager. His responsibility is to manage all aspects of the Programme. These include change management and communication with all stakeholders, as well as the technical development and implementation of a XBRL Reporting Platform interfacing with all client entities of the CIPC.
After Hennie completed his B.Sc. in Computer Science & Mathematics from the University of Johannesburg, he had been involved in application development ranging from Mathematical and Computer Aided Design (CAD) software in an engineering environment, to large corporate applications in a financial regulatory environment. He also holds an Advanced Certificate in Information Systems Management (ACISM) from the University of Pretoria, and has held various management positions for around 15 years. These include Senior Portfolio Manager of Business Solutions at the Financial Services Board (FSB) where he also represented the FSB on the board of XBRL South Africa.
After his tenure at the FSB, Hennie worked for SABMiller as Governance Consultant, and now for Accounting & Financial Advisory as Programme Manager of the CIPCs XBRL Programme.