An executive with extensive international experience as an SVP, CIO and Director within Information Technology and Global Business Services, specialising in driving strategy, digital and business transformation, change and integration through mergers and acquisitions.
I am a passionate and driven Business and Technology leader, with a strong track record in developing and delivering strategic change. I drive change through proactive Business and organizational change initiatives, leveraging Business capabilities with enabled process and technology to drive Business value and productivity through leveraging scale and innovation.
I believe strongly in blending best practices and business engagement to drive not only the basics being done brilliantly but strategic Business plans being clearly linked to business objectives and translated into achievable deliverables enabled and optimized by consistent process and technology execution.
I have operated at board level and confidently influence, drive and engage stakeholders to effectively deliver against Business & IT Strategic change plans.
My conviction and belief in allowing people to be empowered and have the freedom to lead and “Raise The Bar” in everything they do has helped make a step change in performance instead of incremental improvement.
In the last 15 months I established a new Organization and Strategy that led the transformation and centralization from in Country Functional services for 14 Countries to provide Africa with a new leading edge Network of capabilities Centre’s.
Driving centralization in Digital marketing, Logistics. MRP, Finance & Accounting, Payroll, Learning & Development, Commercial & Technology. Optimizing services through Chat Bot, OCR RPA, ML and AI platforms for AB InBev.
My background spans across a breadth of industries from Atomic Energy Authority, Nuclear Power, retail and drinks (FMCG) sectors.