The South African Institute of Professional Accountants (SAIPA) is one of South Africa’s foremost accountancy institutes. SAIPA plays an important role in:
- ensuring that its members are able to optimise their accountancy practices or
- add value to their employers in the corporate world, and, by so doing,
- create additional wealth for the country and its people.
The professional body consists of over 10 000 professional accountants (excluding students and associates) and is celebrating 35 years of Professional Accounting this year.
No designation is superior to another.
The value of the accounting service performed is dependent on the relevance of knowledge and experience according to what the client or employer needs.