Fiduciary Specialist

Katrien Fouché

Experience & Activities

Katrien is a fiduciary specialist, and she focusses on estate planning and trust-related services.  Katrien is an admitted attorney with a BCom (Law), LLB from Stellenbosch University. Katrien further obtained a Post Graduate Diploma in Tax Law (HDip Tax) from the University of the Witwatersrand.

Katrien grew up in the Western Cape and on completion of her studies she joined ENSAfrica in Johannesburg, where she spent 3 years gaining experience in banking and finance law, structured finance transactions, as well as local and international tax and corporate restructurings. During this time her interest in private client work in the fiduciary space was sparked by exposure to estate planning, tax planning for individuals and drafting of wills and trust deeds.

She joined Maitland Fiduciary Services as a private client services manager in 2016, working with high-net-worth individuals as professional independent trustee, administering trusts, providing estate planning services and drafting of wills and various agreements.

To Katrien, family is the most important thing in life. She enjoys spending quality time with her husband and children, baking and taking walks with her dogs.