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Marilize Struwig


Marilize Struwig


Marilize joined Free To Grow in January 2020 as Executive: Finance


A qualified CA, Marilize completed her three-year auditing articles with SDK Chartered Accountants (SA) in Durbanville. Later becoming a Senior Audit Manager, she managed big audits for clients in the Manufacturing, Construction, Professional Services, Financial Services and Healthcare Industries.


She has 10 years’ experience as an external marker and moderator for the Accounting and Taxation Department of the University of Stellenbosch.


Marilize has worked in the Consulting Industry for the past six years as Senior Accountant, overseeing the accurate and professional execution of the Financial and Management accounting processes in the Finance Department. Marilize has also won awards like “Support Champion of the year” and “Living the values”.



She demonstrates high performance standards with attention to detail which produces quality results. She is currently using her highly developed financial and analytical skills to streamline controls and financial processes.