Craig Kilian, Partner


Craig is a partner in the Port Elizabeth office of BDO and has been with the firm since 2010. He has lead audit assignments of both private and listed clients in the financial, fishing, manufacturing, automotive and farming sectors. He additionally specialises in valuations and due diligence audits.

His sector expertise includes public sector (municipal audits), financial services, manufacturing, retail, farming, attorney’s trusts, transport.

His clients have included:

  • Nvest Financial Holdings
  • Visual International LTD
  • DNH Manufacturing (PTY) Ltd
  • Formex Industries (PTY) Ltd
  • Federal Mogul
  • Q-Plas (PTY) Ltd

He also has professional experience in Reporting Accounting Specialist (RAS).


  • Chartered Accountant (South Africa)
  • Bachelor's in accounting degree
  • Honours from the University of Port Elizabeth.


Craig is a professional member of IRBA (Independent Regularity Board of Auditors), SAICA (South African Institute of Chartered Accountants) and IRBA (Institute of Business Advisors). He speaks both English and Afrikaans.