>>> Michael Hewson

Graphene Economics

Director at Graphene Economics

Michael Hewson has over 12 years of experience in transfer pricing in Africa. He founded Graphene Economics™ in 2017 with a vision of creating a specialist economics-focused African transfer pricing firm.

Michael was previously a partner at EY where, under his leadership, the EY South African transfer pricing team grew to the largest professional services transfer pricing team in Africa. The team was awarded the 2016 International Tax Review Award for South African Transfer Pricing Firm of the Year. 

He has contributed to two books on transfer pricing and is a guest lecturer at the University of Johannesburg and the University of Pretoria. He initiated the development of a trainee programme for university graduates to specialise in transfer pricing, which is run through SAIT.
Michael is the vice chair of the Transfer Pricing Subcommittee of the South African Institute of Tax Professionals (SAIT).