Liaan Kretzchmar was appointed CFO of Jaguar Land Rover SA in January 2014. He served his articles with KPMG. qualifying as a Chartered Account in 2007. In 2008 he went abroad, joining the audit division of KPMG’s Gatwick Office in West Sussex, England. He then moved to McLaren in May 2010. Liaan joined the Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) team with the objective of providing financial oversight and strategic financial guidance, while at the same time keeping rigorous control of all financial aspects of the business. Liaan has an M.Com South African and International Taxation, and a B Com (Hons) Chartered Accountancy and Certificate in the Theory of Accounting (CTA).
2014 – Present Finance Director, Jaguar Land Rover South Africa
2012 – 2013 Regional Manager, Southern Africa – Volvo Business Services
2012 – 2012 Chief Accountant, Volvo Trucks
2010 – 2012 Group Reporting Manager, McLaren Group, UK
2008 – 2010 Audit Assistant Manager, KPMG, UK
2005 – 2007 Trainee Chartered Accountant, KPMG, South Africa
2005 – 2006 M.Com (Tax), South African & International Taxation, NWU
2004 – 2004 Hons. (B.Com) Chartered Accountancy, NWU
1997 – 2000 B.Com Accounting, Chartered Accountancy, NWU
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Company: Jaguar Land rover SA
Job title: CFO
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