Kevin

Kevin Hoff

Partner & Head of Financial Services (Gauteng) Head of Specialised Valuations Group

BDO Johannesburg

072 199 1938

+27114813008

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Experience

Kevin leads the Financial Services division and Specialised Valuations Group across Gauteng for BDO South Africa.

Hoff has a 14-year demonstrated history of working in the financial services industry in South Africa and across the African continent. Skilled in the audit and consulting fields of Banking, Investment Management, Corporate Treasury, Stockbroking, Financial Risk Management, Financial Engineering and related Financial Instrument Accounting and Fair Valuations. Audit experience extends to both External and Internal audit leadership roles.

In this regard his specific client Audit experience includes: Deutsche Bank AG Johannesburg Branch and Group Holdings SA, Barclays Africa/ABSA CIB, Nedbank CIB, Old Mutual Life Assurance Company SA (Investments repository), Old Mutual Specialised Finance, Standard Bank of South Africa CIB, Investec Bank ICIB, Transnet SOC Treasury, Sappi Limited (Treasury division), Cash Connect Management Solutions and Global Credit Ratings SA.

His Risk Consulting / Valuations clients include: Citibank N.A. SA, Atlas Mara/BancABC, Hollard Life Insurance, Liberty Holdings, Investec Asset Management, the Prescient Group, Prudential Investment Managers, Telkom SOC Treasury and Bank of Athens.

Consulting experience in the non-financial service sector includes: designing hedging and market risk strategies for commodity, foreign exchange and interest rate risks, along with associated derivative fair valuations; and ALCO and Market Risk best practice reviews and benchmarking. Sector experience here comprises hard and soft commodities, mining & resources and energy (including renewable energy). Kevin was a guest speaker on hedging strategies and the use of derivatives in the energy sector at the 2017 Africa Utility Week.


Qualifications

  • BCom Accounting (Honours)
  • Registered Auditor
  • CFA

Other

Kevin is also a member of South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA), the Independent Regulatory Body for Auditors (IRBA) and the Chartered Financial Analysts (CFA) Institute.

Kevin has completed a Global Banking and Capital Markets Academy Program at Wharton Business School in Philadelphia, USA.