Ms. Karyn Southgate

Karyn Southgate is a qualified FCIS (now FCG) and has a B Com Honours in Economics. She was president of CGISA in 2016/2017, and serves as a director on the board of CGISA. Karyn hosts a number of webinars for CGISA members and students. 

Karyn currently runs an accounting & business coaching practice, Tidysum Accounting Solutions CC. Previously she was financial director at Flanagan & Gerard Property Investment and Development which owns numerous shopping complexes in South Africa. She was Management Accountant at Amalgamated Beverage Industries. Prior to that, Karyn lectured in accounting, taxation and economics at tertiary institutions.

Karyn is active on various CGISA committees. She serves on the Mentor Trust which is a bursary scheme for disadvantaged students studying the CGISA qualification. She was former chair of the Professional Practice Group