Marinus P.


Senior Manager Regional Operations- Middle East and North Africa
MTN Group
South Africa
August-2017 - August-2018

Senior Manager Regional Operations in the Vice President's Office
responsible for strategic,commercial, financial, legal & compliance,
technology and human resource management and facilitation in 6 markets
of the group in the Middle East and North Africa
Oversight and management of P/L, balance sheet and cash flow of
operating companies (turnover of EUR 445 mil)
Skills development of direct and indirect reports
Work and travel experience in multiple countries in the Middle East and

Group Operations Manager
MTN Group
South Africa
March-2015 - July-2017

Supported the Group Chief Operations Officer with the development and
advancement of key initiatives/projects, commercial strategy, performance
management, corporate governance, human resource management and
strategic financial planning across 18 Operating companies located in East
Africa, West Africa, Southern Africa and the Middle East

Finance Specilaist
MTN Group
South Africa
January-2013 - February-2013

As part of cross functional teams, executed various financial management
and operational efficiency projects across business units within the MTN
group of companies

South Africa
January-2012 - January-2013

Performed external audits to listed and unlisted clients in various
industries (Mining, Pharmaceutical, Construction and Manufacturing)


Innovation, Creativity and Entrepreneurship
EPF Engineering School
August-2018 - Present

Masters of Science in Innovation, Creativity and Entrepreneurship - a joint masters from the EPF Engineering School and South Champagne Business School in France. Ranked in the top 10 programmes in Entrepreneurship & Innovation by Forbes Magazine in France

Accouting and Finance
University of Stellenbosch
South Africa
January-2010 - December-2011

Bachelors of Accounting with honours

Accounting and finance
University of Stellenbosch
South Africa
January-2007 - December-2009

Bachelors of Accounting