Specialties

Solution Architecture

Open Source Consulting Strategic Positioning Consultative Selling Software as a Service System Integration

Objective

Present Focus: Simplifying complex business environments, ensuring that IT services and business functions are aligned to meet corporate objectives.

Proven ability to communicate business processes and technical insights effectively with "inductive" communication skills. Intuitive analytical mindset and attention to detail, enhanced by a legal background and more than 15 years business and I.T. experience.   Building collaborative relationships across organizations. Leading and motivating virtual teams to achieve collective impact. Able to juggle multiple work streams at one time. Experience working with international teams.   Engagements & projects at the likes of Telkom, Neotel, Arivia, Nampak, Toyota, Mercantile Bank of Lisbon, Afrox, Impala Platinum, CA, EDS, SITA and various SA Government institutions.

"Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius - and a lot of courage - to move in the opposite direction..." (Albert Einstein)

Passionate about Innovation!

Work History

Work History
2008 - Present

IT Strategist

Ibaka Development Consortium

The Ibaka Development Consortium is engaged with the development of Ibaka in Akwa Ibom State of Nigeria, as an ultra-modern industrial, business and tourism destination - baptized Ibaka Gulf Coast City. This is all about "The Future"... to see how collaboration and synergy can improve lives and prevent war in the Niger Delta.

Nov 2009 - Present

Enterprise Service Management Architect

Business Connexion

Integrator of innovative business solutions based on information and communications technology (ICT). We run mission-critical ICT systems and manage products, services and solutions for JSE listed and key public sector organisations, parastatals and medium-sized companies.

Oct 2008 - Oct 2009

Account Manager

Quintica

Simplifying complex business environments, ensuring that IT services and business functions are aligned to meet corporate objectives.

Mar 2008 - Sep 2008

Senior Information Specialist

EDS

Specialty disciplines such as integration, data engineering, knowledge engineering, or system infrastructure.

May 2007 - Feb 2008

BMC Consultant

African Legend Indigo

Support of the marketing and sales of of BMC solutions by AL Indigo.

Apr 2006 - Apr 2007

Systems Engineer

Attachmate

Worked as part of the pre-sales and post-sales processes.

Oct 1999 - Mar 2006

Technical Services Architect

CA Africa

Designed sustainable and scalable enterprise and systems management as well as service management architectures.