Daniel Botha

Audit Partner

BDO Johannesburg


Daniel is a partner in our Johannesburg audit division and has 23 years’ experience, 13 of which are in external audit assurance. He joined BDO in 2005, after 10 years in commerce as a financial manager at some reputable local and multi-national groups in the technology and media industries. He gained valuable experience over this time both locally and abroad while seconded to our offices in Sydney, Australia.

He prides himself on being business minded and practical while remaining technically proficient and has obtained specialised knowledge in business valuations and the medical scheme industry.

Daniel is the lead engagement partner for the financial services industry and serves on SAICA’s sector project group for the medical scheme industry and counts several financial service providers as present and former clients. Daniel has experience in the following sub-sectors within the financial services industry:

  • Financial technology
  • Venture Capital incl. S12J VCCs
  • Investment groups including BEE Investment groups
  • Private Equity
  • Medical Aids
  • Short Term Insurance
  • Wealth Management
  • Asset Management
  • Derivatives Brokers
  • Pension Fund Administrators


  • CA(SA)
  • Registered Auditor
  • CIMA
  • Accredited auditor - CMS and JSE


Daniel also serves as non-executive director on the board of BDO Wealth Management and Celerity Investments as one of the BDO Group representatives. He has experience with private and listed companies as well as multi-national groups.