Biz Facility Pty Ltd
(Registration number: 2011/105349/07)
To provide value added skills and tools through superior training and engagement that enables our clients to become more financially skilled.
To provide practical skills and tools to small and medium business owners and individuals, in order to effectively utilize accounting data to manage their business or area of operation, and to effectively manage their tax obligations, both personally and professionally.
Biz Facility, founded in 2010, was founded to provide practical training interventions to small and medium sized businesses, as well as individuals, to equip clients in managing their business’s and tax affairs more effectively.
Biz Facility provides both training and financial services to its clients:
Biz Facility is deemed to be an Exempted Enterprise and qualifies for a promotion to a BBBEE Status of Level Four Contributor having BBBEE procurement recognition 100% in terms of clause 4 of the Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment Codes of Good Practice.
Gavin Beretta FCIS, MBA, CMT – has held a number of senior positions in medium and large organizations over the past 25 years, including that of Finance Manager, Finance Director and Senior Procurement Manager Africa. His experience included valuing businesses for takeover, providing finance leadership to various management teams, and embedding operational efficiency in procurement activities across Africa.
He currently provides tax and accounting services to small and medium sized business, as well as individuals at GPG Financial Services.
He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries ICSA and Administrators, and obtained an MBA in 2003, specializing in international Finance and Financial Risk Management.
He is also a member of the New York Market Technicians Association and holds a degree in using technical analysis to invest in equities, both locally and internationally.
Gavin recently obtained certification from SAIPA (South African Institute of Professional Accountants) to perform Independent Reviews for Companies and Close Corporations as required by the new Companies Act.
Kobus Barnard AGA (SA) – is a dedicated and accomplished accountant and member at SAICA with a solid background over two decades, spanning all aspects of financial management and accounting, in the diverse industries of Fruit Exports, Manufacturing, Rigging & Transport Industry, Internal Auditing and Auditing.
In these industries he provided financial guidance to management teams, financial performance analysis, the day-to-day financial management, and the implementation and improvement of internal control systems.
He currently runs a consulting business, BarnAccFin Specialised Financial Accounting, focussing on the Financial Health of the client’s business. At BarnAccFin, we want to change the way business owners view their financial statements as a mere set of “results”. We go beyond and see these “results” as a powerful “tool” to determine the Financial Health of a business. Through consultations, we apply various financial tools and concepts, then analyse the results, compile a set of reports, provide independent recommendations and assist in implementation of corrective actions to achieve success – financial health.
He completed his PAAB articles, and obtained a B.COMPT Hons degree (Unisa) as well as a Diploma in Auditing (UCT).
He is associated with Biz Facility as presenter of certain national workshops, and has also compiled the VAT practical workshop which is one of his subjects of expertise.
Gary Garbutt C.A.I.B. ( SA ) comes from a financial background with a formal qualification in estate planning and estate, trust and will administration having initially worked for various renowned Trust companies for 15 years.
Gary has then over 20 years been involved in the setting up and running of various businesses and for a further eight years was also the regional manager in Cape Town of a major training concern, responsible for running the Western Cape region providing service to many clients with regard to Equity, Futures and Forex training programs and support.
With vast experience Gary has set up operations and runs the national marketing of the Biz Facility company.