Abdul-Basier is The Green Connection’s Financial Accountant and Board Member. graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) Degree at the University of the Western Cape, and served articles with Shrand & Ekermans Inc. He subsequently worked as Audit Manager and Financial Advisor at Shrand & Ekermans, and then Audit Manager and Economic Development Consultant at HS Accounting. Registered with the South African Institute of Professional Accountants, he began his own practice, AB Dramat & Associates, specialising in accounting, taxation, environmental accounting, economic development, and community-based projects. His work with the Green Connection involves multiple facets, from being responsible for organisational and project financial management, providing business expertise, and training communities with financial management skills. He has experience in the latter in projects working with emerging farmers in land reform. He is also Chief Financial Officer at the Cornerstone Institute, Financial Director at Earthlife Africa JHB, and Finance Committee Member of the Western Province Rugby Union. Furthermore, he is presently undertaking a Master’s Degree in Business Administration at the Management College of South Africa.