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Hazel Bafu, National Training Officer

Hazel Bafu

National Training Officer

+27 (0) 11 488 1700

+27 (0) 11 481 3107




Hazel started at BDO in 2010 as a trainee and has been passionate about growing herself and the teams around her, a trait which saw her promoted to the Audit Operations Officer in 2016 and this led her into the Training Officer role. Hazel is instrumental in ensuring SAICA regulations are adhered to throughout the CA training programme lifecycle and she is a key role player in fostering a conducive learning environment, coordinating audit trainee recruitment, and coaching junior staff, amongst many other responsibilities.

She is the central liaison between the trainees and the rest of the business and our external stakeholders such as IRBA and SAICA. She currently serves as an Assessment Panel Member and Audit Development Programme Task Force Member of the Audit Development Programme (ADP) at IRBA.


  • Chartered Accountant South Africa
  • Registered Auditor