About us

Meet kula

Kula Staffing and Consulting helps organisations grow by offering highly qualified and experienced South African Auditors to Dutch audit firms and the top 500 Dutch companies. Our consultants are all qualified auditors with postgraduate degrees and have three to seven years of relevant work experience in a challenging environment.

Our team is on-demand during your busy season or surge capacity periods.

Our quality and flexibility help you achieve your goals and break through your growth ceiling at a reasonable price as and when you need it.

Identify your needs and challenges

Deploy our candidates to your organisation​

Scale up and down, utilize our support

what makes us different?

We provide world-class assurance, accounting, and advisory talent made to add growth and development whilst meeting clients’ specific needs. This is why we are different:

Cost-effective talent centres providing world-class service​

Commitment to diversity, equality, and inclusion

Custom training for each individual client engagement

Dedicated delivery manager with every client engagement

Employee value proposition

Kula is committed to providing a launchpad for young professionals to engage on the world stage. We prioritize placing you in a dynamic environment to learn and enhance your skillset to amplify your career growth. 

Rewarding you along the way and ensuring that you immerse yourself in new cultural experiences. 

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Onsite international opportunities

Immersive & rewarding cultural experiences

Amplify your career with growth trajectory

Our management team


Co-founder and Managing partner

Martin is Co-founder and Managing Partner at Kula. Prior to starting Kula he owned an accounting firm for 12 years, worked as a financial director for several years and eight years at EY. Martin holds an MSc degree in Management and is a member of The Royal Netherlands Institute of Chartered Accountants.


Co-founder & Head of Operations

Parfait is Co-founder & Head of Operations at Kula. Prior to starting Kula, he worked in variable workforce and outsourcing delivery functions. Parfait has practised in audit and advisory in both the United States and South Africa. Parfait completed his post-graduate studies in Accounting at the University of South Africa.


Co-founder & Managing Partner

Mennolt is the Co-founder and Managing Partner at Kula. Prior to starting Kula, Mennolt was a managing partner at Deloitte and a member of the Deloitte North West Europe Executive Committee. Mennolt holds a postgraduate degree in Accounting from VU University and is a Chartered Accountant/RA.

Francois Smal

Co-founder & Strategic/Finance Advisor

Francois is a Co-founder and strategic/finance advisor at Kula. Prior to Kula, he worked in the audit and assurance field in Cape Town, New York and Amsterdam. Upon leaving the audit industry, he continued his career as a business controller. Francois has completed his postgraduate studies at the University of South Africa and is a Chartered Accountant.