Our Team

André graduated from the University of Free State in 1984 and qualified as a CA (SA) in 1987.

In 1991 André left Price Waterhouse Coopers and together with Tenk Loubser and Francine-Ann du Plessis founded Loubser du Plessis – Auditors.  He became senior director and the auditing firm was transformed into the multi-disciplinary LDP financial services group.

André offers specialised financial services including management advice, wealth management and taxation.

He is married to Philene and has two sons. The family enjoys playing golf, tennis, travelling and camping.

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André Du Plessis

CA (SA)

andredp@ldp.co.za

Alwyn is the founder and CEO of the Marathon Group. At Deloitte’s he worked with clients in the insurance, asset management, property and banking industry. He was Chief Financial, later Chief Operations Officer, for BoE Bank Business Banking. After its merger with Nedbank, Alwyn was seconded to Old Mutual plc. in London in 2003 as General Manager and Executive Assistant to Group CEO, Jim Sutcliffe. Back in South Africa in 2006, he founded Marathon, offering management consulting and financial services. He is skilled in strategy, leadership development, executive coaching, innovation, operations, management and business transformation.

He enjoys watching sport, playing golf and spending time with his family, wife Marica and five children.

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Alwyn Rossouw

CA(SA), CIMA (UK), EDP (USB), LPSF (Harvard), AMLP (Oxford)

alwyn@ldp.co.za

Iaan graduated from the University of Stellenbosch in 1996 and University of South Africa in 1998. He qualified as a CA (SA) in 1999.

Iaan specialises in audit and business advisory services in the following industries: manufacturing, construction, property development, retail, transport, private equity and professional services.

He enjoys the great outdoors, especially overlanding into Africa, traveling and water sports. He is married to Genevieve and has two sons.

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Iaan Marx

CA (SA)

iaan@ldp.co.za

Pieter-Jan graduated from the University of Stellenbosch in 1992 and qualified as a CA (SA) in 1997.

Pieter-Jan is a long-range strategist and planner focusing on results in growth, performance, and profitability. He has extensive experience in small- and medium size firms with financing, mergers, acquisitions and the sale of entities or business divisions.

He enjoys traveling and camping in Southern Africa, water-skiing and snorkeling. He is married to Jeanne-Marie and has a son and twin daughters.

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Pieter-Jan Bestbier

CA (SA)

pjbestbier@ldp.co.za

Jana graduated from the University of Stellenbosch in 2001 and qualified as a CA (SA) in 2008.

Jana specialises in audits of large private groups with specific emphasis on the overall technical excellence of the firm. She has advanced consulting experience in Broad-based Black Economic Empowerment (B-BBEE) Codes of good practice and implementing transformation strategies.

She loves spending time with an extended family, is an avid reader and loves travelling the world.

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Jana Goosen

CA (SA)

janag@ldp.co.za

Lehandi graduated from the University of Stellenbosch in 2007 and qualified as a CA (SA) in 2010. Lehandi has specialist accounting and taxation knowledge of the manufacturing, agricultural and real estate sectors.

She enjoys baking, reading and walking. She is married to Hannes.

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Lehandi Botha

CA (SA)

lehandis@ldp.co.za

Willene graduated from the University of Stellenbosch in 2007 and qualified as a CA (SA) in 2012.

Willene’s expertise lies in auditing companies in various sectors of the economy and specialises in the property and agricultural sectors.

She and her husband Chris have a son and they enjoy spending time sightseeing and travelling around the world to experience different cultures and cuisines.

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Willene van Zyl

CA (SA)

willenen@ldp.co.za

Elize graduated from the University of South Africa in 2002 and qualified as a CA (SA) in 2004.

Elize specialises in auditing and quality control. She also has advanced knowledge of IFRS, IFRS for SMEs, GRAP, PFMA, MFMA, IAS, and NT Regulations.

She loves cycling, hiking, outdoor activities and reading. She is married with 3 children.

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Elize Wilson

CA (SA)

elizew@ldp.co.za

Francois graduated from the University of Stellenbosch in 1995 and qualified as a CA (SA) in 1998.

Francois specialises in the auditing of, accounting and consultation services to wine farms, construction and retail companies.

He is a keen mountain biker and stage and endurance cyclist, enjoys camping, outdoor activities, traveling on gravel roads and reading.

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Francois Joubert

CA (SA)

francois@ldp.co.za

Johann graduated from the University of Stellenbosch in 2005 and qualified as a CA (SA) in 2008.

Johann specialises in audit, accounting, valuations and corporate finance for Small, Medium and Micro Enterprises (SMMEs).

He is married to Liesl, and enjoys mountain biking, outdoor activities and traveling.

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Johann van Rensburg

CA (SA)

johannvr@ldp.co.za