My key expertise includes People management, Software Development Management, IT infrastructure management, Project Management, IT Operations, Data Warehousing and Reporting Solutions.

Experience

  • Head of IT RSA

    at Forever New RSA

    July 2019 - at Present

    Gauteng

    Responsibilities: • Budget management • Policy management • Hardware management • Infrastructure management • Software management • Project manager • Development management • Operation management Projects: • 2019: Oracle XStore Roll-out (40 Stores) • 2019: Office365 Migration (150 Staff) • 2019: New POS Roll-Out (80 Units – 40 Stores) • 2019: Oracle Netsuites Roll-Out • 2019: New Connectivity Solution Project (2 Head Offices, 40 Stores) Achievements: • Successfully rolled-out 80 POS units Country Wide in 6 weeks. • Migration of all Staff to new IT Environment in 2 months. • Establishing full IT solution for Company Nation Wide.

  • Senior Consultant

    at Self-Employed

    January 2019 - June 2019

    Gauteng

    Responsibilities: • Solutions architect • Program management • Project management • Development management • IT operations • Data warehousing/data mining • Reporting solutions • Business development Projects: Several IT Project roll-outs Achievements: Successfully delivered of all projects

  • Group Head of IT

    at DNI 4PL

    January 2013 - December 2018

    Gauteng

    Responsibilities: • Budget management • Shared billing management • Policy management • Hardware management • Infrastructure management • Software management • Project manager • Assert management • Staff management • Operation management Achievements: • Successfully delivered projects worth R 5,000,000 • Responsible for the management of IT hardware and software for 5 companies and over 300 employees • Establishing full IT solution for group of companies • Fully audited solutions for policies and procedures group wide • Establishing full franchise solution for 20+ stores

  • Senior Consultant

    at Self-Employed

    May 2012 - December 2012

    Gauteng

    Responsibilities: • Solutions architect • Program management • Project management • Development management • IT operations • Data warehousing/data mining • Reporting solutions • Business development Projects: Establish complete IT solution for MDM Engineering at Mauritius Office • Infrastructure and networks • Servers • Backup and DR • Support structure and monitoring • IT policies and procedures • Hardware/Software/Network Security solution • Timeline: 1 months • Budget: R 250 000 K • Several Software Application Development projects Achievements: • Successfully delivered of all projects • Establishing International office with full integration to Head Office • Introduction of comprehensive IT solutions

  • Senior Application Manager / General Manager

    at Nashua Mobile

    September 2007 - April 2012

    Gauteng

    Responsibilities: • Budget management • Software development manager • Project manager • Support desk manager • QA manager • Staff management • Operations management Projects: Complete restructuring of Application management department(s) • Core development department • BI Department • Web Development Department • Software Support Department • QA department • Staffing of departments • Establish policies and procedures for each department • Establish support structure and business communication protocols • Operational procedures • Timeline : 2 years Replacement of production environment • Server solution • Storage solution • Hosting solution • Connectivity solution • Core application changes for new hardware (testing/sign-off) • Timeline: 2 years • Budget: R 12 million Achievements: • Lead a team of 50 staff members • Delivered projects worth r10,000,000 • Responsible for the management of software for over 1000 employees

  • Head of IT

    at Asyst International / Bluekey Solutions

    September 2003 - August 2007

    Gauteng

  • Senior Software Developer

    at Cymaziz Computer Services

    December 2001 - October 2003

    Gauteng

  • Senior Software Developer

    at Ixchange – Salability / Ability

    February 2001 - December 2001

    Gauteng

  • Senior Software Developer

    at Plexus / AST / IQ Health / Fedsure Health

    May 1997 - January 2001

    Gauteng

Education

  • BSc Information Systems

    at UNISA

    2017 - at Present (3 years)

  • Prince2 Foundation

    at PeopleSolve

    2012 - 2012 (1 year) Gauteng

  • Prince2 Practitioner

    at PeopleSolve

    2012 - 2012 (1 year) Gauteng

  • UML2

    at Internal

    2009 - 2009 (1 year) Gauteng

  • MCP.net

    at Torque-IT

    2006 - 2006 (1 year) Gauteng

  • Informatica Power Centre 5

    at Informatica

    2002 - 2002 (1 year) Gauteng

  • MCSE

    at Workgroup Institute

    1998 - 1998 (1 year) Gauteng

  • MCP

    at Workgroup Institute

    1998 - 1998 (1 year) Gauteng

  • Grade 12

    at Hoerskool Garsfontein

    1991 - 1991 (1 year) Gauteng

Languages

  • English Negotiation

  • Afrikaans Native

Hives