Carien Bronn - Ca

Head - International Tax at Sanlam

Carien Bronn - CA(SA) has a diverse work experience in the field of taxation and auditing. Carien started their career as an Audit Intern at BGR Jacobs & Vennote in 2007, where they gained valuable experience until 2009. Carien then worked as a Tax Advisor at Werksmans Attorneys from 2010 to 2011. Following that, they joined Deloitte Accountants B.V. as an Audit Supervisor from 2011 to 2013. Bronn then worked as a Lecturer in Taxation at the University of Stellenbosch from 2013 to 2014, where they lectured on taxation, conducted research, mentored students, and facilitated bridging courses.

Since 2014, Bronn has been working at Sanlam, where they have held various roles. Carien started as a Tax & Fiduciary Specialist from 2014 to 2017 before becoming an Advisor - Group Tax from 2017 to 2020. Currently, they hold the position of Head - International Tax at Sanlam, a role they assumed in February 2020. This role involves overseeing international tax matters within the company.

Overall, Bronn's work experience showcases their expertise in taxation and auditing in both corporate and academic settings.

Carien Bronn - CA(SA) began their education at Worcester Gymnasium High School, where they obtained their National Senior Certificate between 1998 and 2002. Following that, they attended Stellenbosch University, starting in 2003 and finishing in 2005, to pursue a Bachelor's degree in Accounting with distinction. Carien furthered their studies at the same university in 2006, earning a Bachelor in Accounting (Honours) with a focus on Accounting, Auditing, and Taxation.

Later, Carien attended Stellenbosch University again from 2008 to 2011, completing their Master's degree in Taxation with distinction. In 2015, they enrolled at the University of Cape Town, embarking on a Master's degree program emphasizing International Tax. Carien successfully completed this program in 2017.

Additionally, Carien Bronn has obtained a certification in "Lead for Performance and Growth" from Harvard Business Publishing Corporate Learning, which they acquired in March 2023.


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  • Head - International Tax

    February, 2020 - present

  • Advisor Group Tax

    December, 2017

  • Tax Fiduciary Specialist

    May, 2014