• Michael Rayner
Michael Rayner , Associate Director


Michael is currently an Associate Director at BDO Corporate Finance.

Michael completed his studies at the University of Cape Town, and subsequently his articles at Grant Thornton (now BDO) before joining their corporate finance division in January 2015 as an Executive.

Michael lends his strong commercial sense to all the work he oversees. He has extensive experience in financial due diligences, valuations (including company valuations, JSE fairness opinions, Companies Act ‘fair and reaonable’ opinions, intangible assets, IFRS 3 PPA’s, and biological valuations), and financial modelling assignments.

His sector experience includes:

  • Hospitality & tourism (including online travel agencies)
  • Manufacturing
  • Import and distribution
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Refining
  • Investment Property


  • Chartered Accountant (SA)
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Accounting
  • BCom Accounting Degree


Michael is also a member of the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA).