Portfolio

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Accomplished all-rounder with extensive experience in delivery of complex multibillion-Rand cross-functional initiatives. Excels in dynamic, demanding environments whilst remaining pragmatic and focused. Adept at strategy formulation, crafting frameworks,  operationalising solutions and creating high performance teams  on premise as well as remotely.

Skills and Competencies

Leadership and management skills

Board level engagement and reporting

Key partnership development

Strategy definition and execution

Strategic and tactical decision making

Creative thinking and problem solving

Transformational change enablement

IT, IoT and OT fluent

Financial planning and management

Globalised team management

High-performance team development

Collaborative working

Communication and presentation

Commercial acumen

Work Experience

Nedbank

Absa

Absa

Barclays

Standard Bank

Absa

Absa

Absa

Silica

Internet Solutions

Absa

Tour Operators

Programme Executive

Senior Programme / Portfolio Manager

Lead: Execution Risk

Head: Delivery

Senior Programme Manager

Strategic Programme Manager

Programme Manager

Senior Project Manager

Senior Project Manager

Departmental Manager

Various roles – details available on request

Senior Wholesale Travel Consultant

Jun 2018 – Current

Jan 2017 – Jun 2018

May 2015 – Dec 2016

Apr 2014 – Apr 2015

Nov 2012 – Apr 2014

Sep 2009 – Oct 2012

May 2008 – Aug 2009

Feb 2008 – Apr 2008

Apr 2007 – Jan 2008

Aug 2006 – Mar 2007

Nov 2005 – Apr 1999

Nov 1993 – Sep 1998

Achievements

-      Selected to restructure and establish the Regulatory Change Portfolio for Africa at Nedbank

-      International experience across 21 Countries

-      Consulted by multiple industry specialists on projects, webinars and research surveys

-      Over 42,000 hours of management experience across various disciplines

-      Handpicked by the Senior Executive for the build of the flagship Absa head office (US$150m)

-      Lead Programme Manager of the largest programme in Barclays globally in 2009/2010

-      Master’s dissertation on personal turnaround strategy for salvaging dysfunctional teams

-      Published in the Financial Markets Journal on Effective Managerial Leadership

-      End-to-end portfolio, programme and project management across 21 countries

-      Transformed multi-disciplinary teams from dysfunctional to high performance teams

-      Managed large teams distributed across multiple hubs across Africa

-      Salvaged various multi-million Rand programmes and delivered these programmes effectively

-      Nominated for the ‘Barclays Woman of the Year’ award in 2010

-      Programme manager of the first 5-star Green-rated building in South Africa

-      Successfully negotiated 34% of the Nedbank Africa Regions budgets for compliance projects

-      Lead the design and the set up of programme office frameworks

-      Managed the Y2K swop-out for over 10,000 Absa staff home computers

-      Over 42,000 hours of management experience across various disciplines


Expertise

Programme / Portfolio Executive Management

Organisational Change Management

Team Leadership and Resource Management

Portfolio and Programme Management

Execution Risk Management

Business and IT Management

Regulatory and Compliance Implementation

Operations Management

Vendor Management

Staff Recruitment

3 years

14 years

21 years

11 years

11 years

10 years

6 years

6 years

12 years

14 years

Expert

Expert

Expert

Expert

Expert

Advanced

Advanced

Advanced

Advanced

Advanced

Education

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Doctor of Philosophy in Commerce and Administration (in progress)

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Master of Commerce in Project Management (Mar 2009)

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Postgraduate Diploma Project Management (Sep 2006)

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Bachelor of Business Administration (May 2011)

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Advanced Diploma Project Management Mar 2006

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Advanced Travel Diploma Dec 1993

International Work Experience

World Map Final TNT

Angola, Austria, Belguim, Botswana, Egypt, eSwatini, France, Germany, Ghana, Italy, Jamaica, Kenya, Lesotho, Lichtenstein, Luxembourg, Malawi, Malaysia, Mauritius, Monaco, Mozambique, Namibia, Netherlands, Nigeria, Singapore, South Africa, Spain, Switzerland, Tanzania, Thailand, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe, UAE, UK, USA