Michael Hewson has an MCom in Financial Economics, an Honours in Econometrics and a Higher Diploma in Tax (Law) from the University of Johannesburg.
He is Director at Graphene Economics and has over 14 years experience in transfer pricing in Africa. He worked for a Big 4 firm for over seven years and was a partner at another one of the Big 4 firms in South Africa.
He has been a guest lecturer on transfer pricing and thin capitalization at the University of Johannesburg from 2011 to 2013 and at the University of Pretoria in 2015-2016. He is a member of Transfer Pricing Economists for Development, a Paris-based non-profit organization. Over the past 14 years he has assisted multinationals with their transfer pricing across Africa, focussing on planning projects, controversy, documentation and audits.