Kilgetty Statutory Services is one of the leading company secretarial firms in South Africa. We provide comprehensive company secretarial services, administrative services and corporate services to a range of entities from small start-ups through to entities listed on the Johannesburg Securities Exchange. As experts in our field, our team is able to provide you with the advice you need to ensure that your company is complying with its statutory obligations pro-actively and efficiently. Our staff are industry leaders in expertise, knowledge and skill, and have a wealth of experience in providing flexible, tailored services to our clients in our 2 offices in Cape Town and Gauteng.

Being at the forefront of industry change, our staff is dedicated to keeping you up to date on the latest news and regulatory changes, as well as advising you on what these changes mean for your business and shareholder strategy.

Our dedicated IT team work hard to enhance our offer by continually developing new solutions to cut costs and bring you up to the minute technology.

We are committed to education and training by offering in-house training for our staff, encouraging growth and personal development. The Company is the company secretarial service provider to clients of the “Big 4” auditing practices and some of the largest legal practices in South Africa.

As one of the few practices with a qualified FCG practitioner, the Company is able to provide advice on matters including the King Code and Report on Governance for South Africa “King IV Report on Corporate Governance for South Africa 2016” and South African Revenue Service “SARS” registration matters.

Our Ethos


We pride ourselves in offering a professional service that you would expect from a top South African consultancy firm. In fact, many of our clients are top South African consultancy firms for precisely that reason.

Client Focus

We are here to make your life easier and that we are always looking to work in the way you want us to.


We are motivated to be more efficient and effective than traditional company secretarial firms and our use of better technology and processes removes the unnecessary duplication and the inefficiencies that frustrate clients.

Our Management Team

Chris Wilson
Chris Wilson (FCG CS CGP)
Managing Director
Cape Town

Chris a a Fellow of the Chartered Governance Institute of Southern Africa and a registered member of the Professional Practice Group, a former Chairman of the Western Cape Branch of the Institute and a past Board member. Chris currently is an active member of the Institutes Technical Committee and he specialises in providing all Board and Board Governance services to many large corporate entities throughout South Africa.

Chris serves on the Board of Directors for a number of client entities and also acts as the Public Officer of a number client entities.

Matthew Wray
Matthew Wray
Managing Director

Over the past twelve years Matthew has been an integral part of the management team of two national company secretarial practices emanating from the top six global audit firms. Matthew previously also worked for a listed media group listed on the JSE and NASDAQ exchanges, as well as in the financial and company secretarial divisions of a major listed South African Bank.

Due to Matthew’s wide-ranging experience in various fields his knowledge on company secretarial, statutory and corporate governance is extensive.

Melanie TeBrugge
Melanie TeBrugge
Senior Board Consultant

Melanie has seventeen years’ experience within an audit firm background as well as an outsourced company secretary and has specialised in corporate governance, corporate advisory services, corporate restructures, disposals, mergers and acquisitions as well as course lectures on the Companies Act and directors duties.

Melanie TeBrugge
Ridthwaan Ajam
Board Consultant

Ridthwaan has worked as an Assistant Company Secretary for various organisations since 2012. The Boards that he has been involved in span across various sectors and industries which include insurance, investment, petrochemical and retail operations across Sub-Sahara Africa.

Chris Wilson
Sergio Daniels
Senior Corporate Compliance Consultant

Sergio is a Senior Corporate Secretarial Consultant. He has over 19 years corporate experience in statutory services and compliance matters. Sergio is a skilled administrator whose clients range from start up to large tier firms that operate across a number of sectors.

Angela Patterson
Angela Patterson
Senior Corporate Secretarial Consultant

With a diploma from the Chartered Institute of Secretaries (now CSSA), Angela has over 11 years corporate experience having worked on a number of corporate transactions. Previously with a global auditing firm, her portfolio comprises of international and domestic clients in, amongst others, the hospitality, financial services and pharmaceutical industries.

Najwa Esterhuizen
Najwa Esterhuizen
Corporate Secretarial Consultant

Najwa is a qualified paralegal with over 10 years corporate secretarial experience. She administers a client base that includes organisations operating in, amongst others, the renewable energy sector, legal practice, non-profit and Johannesburg Stock Exchange.