Prior to joining Mazars Ronnie was Managing Partner for 12 years of the audit, accounting and advisory practice firm Levenstein & Partners. Here he was directly responsible for all aspects of developing the practice, including training, staff development, corporate finance, taxation, estate planning and management consulting to both audit and non-audit clients.
Ronnie obtained his BCom and CTA from the University of Witwatersrand and served his articles with Fisher Hoffman Levenberg (PKF).
After qualifying as a chartered accountant in 1978 Ronnie joined Central Merchant Bank where he worked for 3 years as a senior consultant in the corporate finance division. During this time he gained valuable experience in aspects of corporate and capital structuring, merges and acquisitions, listings and investment banking.
He returned to the auditing profession as a Partner in 1982 and was responsible for expanding the firm's client base with both public interest entities and owner managed businesses over a diverse range of industries.