Justine Combrink Partner

Justine Combrink

Justine is our National Partner in our Financial Reporting Advisory team and is highly experienced in International Financial Reporting Standards (‘IFRS”). She has provided technical accounting support as well as ad hoc advice on accounting issues to many large corporates. She has worked on numerous IFRS conversion projects and undertakes advisory work on complex accounting issues. In addition, she regularly reviews financial statements for compliance. More recently Justine has provided technical advisory services to a number clients in the renewable energy industry.

Professional memberships

  • Chartered Accountant (SA) registered with SAICA (South African Institute of Chartered Accountants)
  • Registered Auditor with IRBA (Independent Regulatory Board of Auditors)
  • Accredited IFRS Advisor with JSE Limited

Responsibilities include

  • Application and understanding IFRS (generalist)
  • Technical consultations, discussion papers and accounting opinions covering all International Financial Reporting Standard’s (IFRS) and Interpretations for audit teams, managers, partners and clients
  • Assisting audit teams addressing specific technical accounting enquiries
  • Assisting audit teams in resolving accounting issues and disputes with the clients
  • Review of financial statements of clients for compliance with relevant reporting standards prior to issuance of annual report; clients include companies listed on Johannesburg Stock Exchange
  • Preparing technical documents for the firm and research on general accounting issues and new development
  • Training of audit teams, managers, partners and clients on new accounting developments and specific accounting issues
  • Attending and providing input into IFRS discussions (Mazars IFRS Taskforce Group)
  • Providing input as to accounting implications of various scenarios for future transactions, e.g. acquisitions and mergers
  • Preparing, reviewing and editing various articles for internal as well as press releases
  • Mentoring staff members at various levels within the firm
  • Providing input and guidance regarding IFRS training presented by other staff members

Accounting technical assistance on:

  • Stefanutti Stocks Holdings ~ construction
  • Litha Healthcare Group Limited ~ medical
  • Infrasors Holdings Limited ~ mining
  • Cullinan Holdings Limited ~ tourism & leisure
  • Spanjaard Limited ~ manufacturing
  • Amalgamated Electronics Corporation Limited ~ electronics
  • ISA Holdings Limited ~ information technology
  • Putprop Limited ~ real estate
  • Sable Holdings Limited ~ real estate
  • South African Coal Mining Holdings Limited ~ mining
  • Orion Group ~ real estate
  • Scatec Group ~ renewable energy