Pieter d.

  • Experience

    General Manager and Chief Information Officer (CIO)
    Atmospherics Unlimited
    South Africa
    July-2015 - Present

    Key Duties/ Achievements:
    ● ICT control and management. Overall responsibility for building up company’s ICT infrastructure and systems.
    Implemented cloud-based solutions for diverse workforce spanning multiple continents, including ownCloud,
    Atlassian Confluence, secure email and messaging platforms.
    ● Financial control and management.
    ● Strategic and business development. Responsible for redefining company’s main line of business.

    General Manager and Representative
    Network Innovations
    Myanmar (Burma)
    January-2014 - January-2015

    Key Duties/ Achievements:
    ● Business development and start-up of operations in Myanmar.
    ● Liaise with government entities on various technology projects.
    ● Negotiation with local partners.

    General and Program Manager
    Network Innovations
    Afghanistan
    January-2009 - January-2014

    Promoted into senior management following the achievement of excellent results within the Ministry of the
    Interior Project Manager position.
    ● Successfully manage all Afghan National Security Forces ICT projects which have included Ministry of the
    Interior and Ministry of Defence communications network build-out and operations maintenance.
    ● Build and manage excellent internal and external relationships including extensive coordination between head
    office, suppliers, sub-contractors, business partners, customers and end users.
    ● Responsible for maintaining full control of all proposals, managing the entire administrative and operational side
    of projects from initial analysis through to survey, design, pricing and customer submission.
    Manage all operational aspects as well as supervising and supporting employees which involves recruitment,
    training and performance and salary reviews, ensuring the achievement of all objectives.
    ● Use financial management expertise, conducting monthly budget planning.
    ● Responsible for planning and overseeing numerous projects simultaneously, completing extensive liaison on an
    internal and external basis.
    ● Achieved excellent results, including winning $40 million worth of projects, significantly enhancing company
    growth.

    Education

    Professional Certificate in Business Management
    The Open University
    Nigeria
    January-2013 - November-2013