Junaid Dhansay


BDO Cape Town


Junaid is an Associate Director with BDO South Africa and has been involved in external audit for numerous years and has extensive experience in the private sector.

He’s been involved in the listing and audit of numerous entities on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) as well as the Alternative Exchange (AltX).

In addition to his involvement in external audit, Junaid has obtained experience in corporate finance, forming an integral part of teams performing valuations and reporting accountants work for entities intending to list on an exchange.

Junaid commenced his training contract with PKF (Cpt) Inc. Following the completion of his training contract in 2010 he was promoted to audit supervisor and subsequently audit manager.

During 2014, Junaid pursued a secondment opportunity to the UK joining EY where he specialised in the audit of real estate, hospitality and construction entities.

Upon his return to South Africa in 2016, Junaid joined Grant Thornton Cape Inc. in the role of senior audit manager. Grant Thornton Cape merged with BDO South Africa in March 2018.


Sector Experience:

  • Investment holding
  • Manufacturing
  • Financial services
  • Real estate
  • Hospitality and leisure
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Aquaculture

Significant Clients:

  • Stellar Capital Partners Limited
  • Spear REIT Limited
  • Cipla Medpro SA Pty Ltd
  • Abacus Insurance Limited
  • IP Management Company (RF) Pty Ltd
  • ADP Holdings Pty Ltd


  • Chartered Accountant South Africa


Professional Membership

  • SAICA (South African Institute of Chartered Accountants)