Cindy Frantzeskos

Director of Employee Benefits

BDO Johannesburg

+27 (0) 10 060 5000

+27 (0) 82 557 3263

+27 (0) 10 060 5071




Cindy started out as a Life and Pensions Underwriter for Standard General Ascurziani Generali/Sage Life. Her role entailed assessing members' medical and financial risk while also underwriting claims. She then moved to Alexander Forbes where she worked as a consultant looking after corporate clients during which time she worked on 30 insured and 20 self-administered clients. She then joined Standard Bank as a Director, followed by starting her own organisation - Pentagram Corporate Benefits where she was a consultant to Retirement and Risk Benefit Funds for various Employer Groups.

Cindy joined BDO in 2006 as a Director of Employee Benefits. At BDO she (together with her team) consults and does monthly maintenance of fund accounts to over 100 Employee benefit plans. She is involved in setting up and managing Corporate Retirement Funds for Employer Groups Investment Strategy /Cost analysis / Structure / Member and Employer Communication /Recommendations to the relevant Boards of Management.


Away from the office, Cindy loves cycling and reading.