>>> Kristel van Rensburg


Director in the Tax Department at ENSafrica

Kristel van Rensburg specialises in corporate tax with specific focus on taxation in the mining and financial sector. Her experience includes advising clients on direct corporate tax, withholding taxes, tax administration and tax compliance (including mineral royalty), as well as on tax efficient acquisition, restructure and funding structures. She also advises clients on new and existing employment share incentive schemes and black economic empowerment schemes.

Kristel spent some time at SARS’ Legal and Policy Division where she was involved in developing and implementing legislation regarding funding for acquisition transactions. Prior to this, she was the in-house group tax manager at Glencore.

She completed her legal articles at Savage Jooste and Adams at the end of 2004 and was admitted as an attorney in 2005. Her tax consulting career started in KPMG’s Corporate Tax Department, where she spent almost 6 years.