Supporting Growth
for Over 53 Years.

1965

December 6, 2018

– 1965 –

The firm is founded as Herbert & Trakman, based in Roodepoort.

1985

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– 1985 –

C Livingstone, A Moosa and R Bloch R Bloch join firm.

1987

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– 1987 –

L Wolpert, Saville Paiken and Stanley Paiken join firm.

1991

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– 1991 –

Firm relocates to Sandton.

1997

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– 1997 –

Firm rebrands as Octagon, as there were eight partners at the time. Partners acquire 21 on Scott land and build the first commercial property on the street, the new home of Octagon.

2009

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– 2009 –

Stanley Paiken passed away.

2011

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– 2011 –

L Wolpert retires.

2014

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– 2014 –

Z Moosa admitted as partner.

2015

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– 2015 –

M Broodryk admitted as partner. Glass Tucker Venter join Octagon.

2016

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– 2016 –

Octagon commences the rebuilding of new offices and relocates to Illovo temporarily.

2017

December 6, 2018

– 2017 –

Octagon returns to its new building at 21 on Scott, Waverly. Octagon becomes a member of PKF SA and PKF International.