Eric was born and educated in Cape Town where he has always lived. He qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1986 and was admitted as a Partner at a medium sized practice in the same year.
He established the firm now known as Marx Gore in 1990. He is married and has three sons.
Marc grew up in Gauteng and relocated to Cape Town in 1998. He commenced his articles with Eric in the same year and qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 2002. He has been a partner in the firm since 2003. He is married with a daughter and a son.