Phillip Kruger
Director: Legal


Phillip Kruger was admitted as an attorney in 2010 and joined RSM South Africa in 2011 as a legal advisor in our Johannesburg office.  He was appointed as a Regional Divisional Director in the Legal Department during April 2016 and, on 1 March 2020, Phillip was appointed as a statutory Director of RSM SA Consulting (Pty) Ltd.


Phillip’s area of expertise is corporate legal services. His experience includes:

  • Drafting and structuring commercial agreements
  • Advising clients on interpretations and implications in terms of the Companies Act
  • Drafting and interpreting Memorandums of Incorporation and Shareholders Agreements
  • Furnishing advice to Directors and Prescribed Officers on their duties and responsibilities
  • Advising on matters relating to corporate governance
  • Advising in respect of mergers and acquisitions
  • Advising companies in respect of their capital structure
  • Attending to exchange control applications to the South African Reserve Bank in terms of the Exchange Control Regulations applicable in South Africa
  • Advising in respect of the Exchange Control Regulations and the dissolution of “Loop Structures”
  • Bringing applications before the Companies Tribunal
  • Establishing local operations for multi-national commercial structures


  • Member of the Institute of Directors of South Africa (IODSA)


  • Member of the Law Society of the Northern Provinces
  • Admitted attorney since 2010


  • Bachelor of Commerce Law
  • Bachelor of Laws (LLB)
  • Certificate in Advanced Company Law