Blue Flower

 

Objectives

Fast and efficient completion of mediation/arbitration process.

 

 

 

 

 

 Qualifications

  • International accreditation as mediator (University of Cape Town, 2019);

  • PhD Business Management & Administration  (Management of Technology as field of study, University of Stellenbosch Business School, 2011);

  • M.Tech. Business Administration (University of South Africa, 2006);

  • B.Tech. Business Administration (University of South Africa, 2002);

  • Masters Geography (University of Stellenbosch, 1995);

  • Higher Teaching Diploma (University of Stellenbosch, 1987);

  • Honors Geography (University of Stellenbosch, 1986);

  • BA with social, political and environmental science (1985)

 

Experience

  • 1990 – 1996 Lecturer in Military Geography & military practitioner (University of Stellenbosch, Faculty of Military Science in collaboration with South African National Defense Force);

  • 1997 – 2018 IT professional focusing on financial management of IT, including cost measurements, software licensing, mediation of software licensing disputes, strategy formulation and IT tenders;

  • 2011 – to present Associate at the Institute for Futures Research at University of Stellenbosch Business School focusing on technology futures;

  • 2005 – to present Public speaker on topics involving technology and sustainability.

 

Skills

  • Analysis and understanding of complex formulations involving technology in general, and also with a specific focus on IT contracts and software licensing contracts;

  • Understanding and experience of management problems and associated disputes involving IT contractors, vendors and suppliers;

  • People skills focusing on empathy, dignity and equality.

 

Specialise in disputes

  • Information Technology (IT);

  • Environmental disputes;

  • Management;

  • Medical Negligence;

  • Technology;

 

Languages

  • Afrikaans
  • English