David Warneke

National Head of Tax Technical

BDO Cape Town

+27 (0) 21 460 6300

+27 (0) 82 569 3625

+27 (0) 21 460 6300




David Warneke is a Partner with BDO, is the National Head of Tax Technical and heads up the Tax Consulting division in the Western Cape. David is also an Adjunct Associate Professor in Tax at the University of Cape Town and was recently appointed to the Tax Court by the State President.

David has 20 years of tax experience and consults to large listed and unlisted multi-national corporate entities. He has extensive experience in advising corporate clients on a wide range of tax issues.

David is also a member of SAICA’s National Tax Committee and its Southern Region Tax Committee.


  • B.Com (Hons) (Accounting)
  • Masters (Tax Law) degree
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Accounting
  • H. Dip (Tax Law)
  • Chartered Accountant (SA)