Prof Carolina Koornhof nominated for 2021 CFO Awards

Carolina is the executive director of finance and student administration at the University of Pretoria.

Prof Carolina Koornhof has been nominated for the 2021 CFO Awards for the work she has done as the executive director of finance and student administration at the University of Pretoria.

At the annual “Oscars for South African finance professionals”, which is now entering its seventh year, CFOs of listed companies, large corporations, state-owned entities and government institutions are recognised and rewarded for their outstanding performance and leadership.

Prior to her appointment as executive director, Carolina was dean of the faculty of economic and management sciences at the University.

She completed a BCom and BCom (Hons) degree in accounting sciences at the University of Pretoria. She holds a MCom degree from the University of the Witwatersrand and a DCom degree in accounting sciences from the University of Pretoria. She completed the advanced management programme at the Harvard Business School in the USA in 2007.

Prof Carolina is a qualified CA(SA) registered with the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants. She is a fellow of the British Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) and is also a Registered Auditor (RA).