Germari Pieterse, a Managing Director with StoneTurn, brings over 15 years of experience advising organizations on the successful implementation of effective, strategic and compliant operational governance.

A former COO and CFO of South Africa-based organizations, Germari has deep expertise in all facets of financial and operational management, analysis, and governance. She has advised clients on the design of effective financial infrastructures, enhancement of governance and compliance programs, as well as streamlining and improving systems and processes. She has also conducted internal audits and assessments to identify and address gaps of design and operating effectiveness across business departments.

Germari is also skilled in investigations, having conducted financial and process-driven investigations throughout her career. She has worked on due diligence investigations, including managing the post-transaction integration of a targeted company.

Prior to her work with StoneTurn, Germari was the Chief Operating Officer at Azura Retreats. She also previously served as the Chief Financial Officer at FutureLearn and its subsidiaries.

Germari holds membership with the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA). She is fluent in English, Afrikaans and German.