Martin is a passionate professional and collaborator with broad knowledge and experience in the areas of accountancy, accounting, internal audit and internal control. Martin has an outstanding work ethic and problem-solving way of thinking and delivers high-quality result which often results in strong business relations. As Senior Manager Corporate Accounting & Outsourcing (CAO) at Grant Thornton in the Dutch Caribbean he comprehensively manages Grant Thornton’s CAO portfolio. He leads a team of specialists in the field of financial administration, compilation, reporting and payroll administration. He has over 16 years of experience in accountancy and internal auditing. After he emigrated to Suriname in 2013 he was head internal audit at one of the biggest companies in Suriname. His last role before joining Grant Thornton in the Dutch Caribbean, was setting up and leading an internal audit department at an insurance company in Suriname.
Martin's many years of experience as an accountant and in-depth knowledge of administrative organizations brings your company the latest insights in optimal organization of processes and internal control measures. He is able to quickly scan through your organization and provide short and concise feedback about possible improvements. With his knowledge of internal audit, he is also able to support your company in setting up an internal audit department, including drawing up an internal audit charter and audit plan in accordance with the requirements of the code of conduct of your company.
Next to Grant Thornton, Martin is member of Rotary Club Willemstad and teaches external financial reporting standards to both bachelors and masters students at the Inter-Continental university of the Caribbean as part time lecturer.