Basier Dramat graduated at the University of the Western Cape with a Bachelor in Commerce and served his articles with Shrand and Ekermans Inc. where he served as Audit Manager and Financial Advisor. He is a senior associate of The Fundamentals Training Centre and is an international facilitator, having trained Financial Mgt & Forensic Aud at Chevron, Angola. He is also a senior facilitator for the Road Accident Fund on the Supervisory Development Programme. His previous experience was as Audit Manager and Economic Development Consultant at HS Accounting. He is registered with the South African Institute of Professional Accountants and has served as an Economic and Financial Consultant on numerous projects. He currently owns and manages his practice AB Dramat and Associates specialising in accounting, taxation, environmental accounting, economic development and community based projects.