Mark Minter – Director

Mark originally studied forestry at Saasveld College qualifying in 1983. From 1987 to 1991 he worked in Cape Town for the Department of Forestry. Mark completed his articles in 1995, while studying for his Honours degree in Accounting Science. He established M.J. Minter & Co. after completing his articles. He completed a postgraduate diploma in Advanced Taxation in 2013, a Postgraduate Diploma in Financial Strategy at Oxford University in 2015, and an MSc in Major Programme Management at Oxford University in 2017.

Mark has extensive commercial experience, particularly in the Medical Industry.

Mark is a registered Associate General Accountant (SA) as well as a Professional Accountant (SA).


Janine van Graan – Director

Janine served her articles with an audit and accounting firm based in Cape Town, during which time she obtained her Bachelor of Accounting Science degree in 1994. Subsequent to the completion of her articles she worked for an accounting practice, of which she became a Partner in 1997, and was the Financial Manager for a publishing company.

Janine joined MJ Minter & Co. in July 2003 as Manager and became a partner in December 2004. She is a registered Associate General Accountant (SA) as well as a Professional Accountant (SA).



Janette Janse van Rensburg – Tax & Secretarial

Janette completed a bookkeeping diploma while working in the banking sector after matriculating. She worked for a number of years as a bookkeeper in the small to medium business sector before moving into the medical sector where she was given the opportunity to study tax and company law as well as furthering her studies in accounting.

Janette joined MJ Minter & Co. as the secretarial and tax administrator in February 2008. In addition to secretarial and tax work, she also assists with the administration of estates and payroll administration.

She completed a diploma in deceased and insolvent estate administration in 2013.


Deidre San Giorgio – Senior Accountant

Deidre qualified with a Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) degree from the University of Cape Town in 2004. She then worked for four years in the hospitality industry, being responsible for the accounts and general management of a guesthouse in Claremont. In 2008 she began working in the corporate sector, being employed as the branch accountant and payroll administrator for a company in the IT industry.

Deidre joined the MJ Minter & Co. accounting team in June 2011. Deidre performs accounting and payroll administration functions and supervises the bookkeeping department.