Executive Director: Finance and Business Initiatives
Prof Carolina Koornhof
Prof Koornhof's portfolio includes:
- Business Initiatives (excluding GIBS and Sports Companies)
- Contact details
Tel: +27 (0)12 420 2866
Prof Carolina Koornhof is an Executive Director and was appointed in 2011. Prior to this appointment she was Dean of the Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences at the University.
She completed a BCom (Hons) degree at the University of Pretoria, a MCom degree at the University of the Witwatersrand and a DCom degree in Accounting Sciences at the University of Pretoria. She attended the Advanced Management Programme at the Harvard Business School in the USA and is a chartered accountant.
Prof Koornhof specialises in financial reporting and has, among other publications, published four textbooks on accounting and financial reporting with co-authors. She was invited to join the British Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) as a fellow and is a registered auditor with the Independent Regulatory Board for Auditors of South Africa.
Prof Koornhof is a board member of a number of entities and audit committees and has extensive experience in the oversight, governance, finances and management of large organisations.