Craig MacGuilvray : Alchemy Financial Solutions Investment Committee

Craig began his career in Cape Town in 1991 at Moores Rowland (formerly Baker Musikanth). After qualifying as a Chartered Accountant he left to work in financial leadership roles in the mining and retail sectors. He returned to the firm in 2000 and practiced as a consulting and audit partner. Moores Rowland merged in 2007 with Mazars, a leading international audit, tax and advisory firm. Craig’s ultimate position before leaving Mazars in 2010 was as managing partner of the Cape Town office and national board member responsible for talent.

Since leaving public practice Craig has held executive and non-executive corporate board positions in various sectors, including property, agricultural processing, healthcare and commercial education. He currently serves as a non-executive director of JSE-listed Bowler Metcalf Ltd.

Craig is passionate about financial literacy education and the impact it can make on people’s lives. He is the commercial director of Wealthvox, a global financial literacy innovator and publisher of the acclaimed Colour Accounting Learning System.

In his work with family offices Craig draws on his wide experience in a breadth of disciplines, as well as his love of working with people. As an independent trustee he guides and supports families as they navigate the ever-increasing complexities of inter-generational financial succession. He works with a select global group of high-net-worth families.

Craig holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce and a Post Graduate Diploma in Accounting from the University of Cape Town, as well as a Graduate Diploma in Tax Law. Craig is a Chartered Accountant (South Africa).