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Since 12.2015
Managing Director & Executive Consultant
AfroShandu ICT Services
Founder and Managing Director at AfroShandu ICT Services, an emerging ICT Services and Consulting company. Providing Advisory and Consulting Services, with a focus on the following key areas: - IT Strategy & Business Alignment - IT Governance, Risk Management & Compliance (GRC) - IT Service Management & Improvement (ITSM) - Project Management & Project Office (PMO) - Industry Best Practice Alignment (COBIT5, ITIL, Prince2, ISO) - Business Management & Leadership - Associate IT Service Management Consultant with Pink Elephant South Africa - ITSM Process Development & Advisory (PinkATLAS) - ITSM Process Assessment (PinkSCAN)
09.2012 - 09.2015
Managing Executive: IT Service Management (ITSM) Governance
BCX
Strategy and General Management for ITSM Governance, including Human Resources, Finance, Business Development, Customer Relationships, Reporting etc. The overall objective was to ensure BCX ITSM alignment with BCX Group strategy and Industry Best Practice (COBIT/ITIL/ISO-IEC), as well as compliance with BCX client contracts. Leading a team of IT Governance, Risk & Compliance Practitioners and COBIT5/ITIL Experts, located in Gauteng. Member of BCX Technical Shared Services Executive Committee. Key functions/services include: - IT Governance Setting and Maintenance (i.e. ITSM Policies, Standards). - Custodian/Ownership & Maturity of IT Service Management Processes. - IT Risk Management/Optimisation in the business, projects and related client contracts. - Continual Service Improvement for ITSM Processes, Resource Optimisation & Alignment. - ITSM compliance with BCX policy, client contracts, and maturity of service delivery. Key achievements: - Executive lead for the achievement of ITIL Maturity of 4.25 across 17 processes in 2014. - IT Service Management Forum Team of the Year Award 2013. - Successful Internship and Placement of 5 Interns
06.2011 - 08.2012
Business Development Executive: Workspace Services
BCX
Strategy and Sales Management for Workspace Services Business Development, including Human Resources, Finance, Business Development, Customer Relationships, Reporting etc. The overall objective was to protect and grow Workspace Services revenue (R90m new business in FY2012), with key clients in both Private and Public sectors. Leading a team of Sales Executives (Hunters) and Sales Administrators, located in GP, KZN, EC and WC. Member of Workspace Services Executive Committee. A key function was Sales Management for the following lines of business: - Software Licensing/Lifecycle Management (Microsoft, Citrix, Adobe, etc.). - Advanced Managed Services (Microsoft, Citrix, VMware, etc.). - End-User Computing (Microsoft, Citrix Virtual Desktop). - Global Service Management Centre (Remedy/ITSM7). Key achievements: - Achieved over 200% of Software License/Lifecycle Management revenue budget. - Achieved over 120% of Workspace Services revenue target. - Successful Internship and Placement of 2 Interns.
11.2008 - 05.2011
General Manager: Corporate Accounts
BCX
Strategy and Sales/Account Management for Services Corporate Accounts, including Human Resources, Finance, Business Development, Customer Relationships, Reporting etc. The overall objective was to protect and grow BCX revenue (R354m budget in FY2011), ensuring profitability in the mid-market. Key clients include JSE, TransUnion, Tongaat Hulett, Rainbow, Cadbury, Ford, Distell, etc. Leading a team of Account Executives (Hunters & Farmers) and Sales Administrators, located in GP, KZN, EC and WC. Member of BCX Services Group Executive Committee. A key function was Sales Management for the following lines of business: - BCX Services (Data Centre Services, Managed Services, Networks & Security, Professional Services) - BCX Technology (Hardware & Software incl. IBM, Cisco, VMWare, Microsoft, etc.) - BCX Innovation (BCX own Software & Intellectual Property) Key achievements: - Achieved over 120% of the revenue budget in FY2010, 108% of revenue budget in FY2011. - Successful Internship and Placement of 2 Interns.
01.2004 - 10.2008
Service Delivery & Senior Manager: Software Distribution Services
BCX
Strategy and Service Delivery Management for Software Distribution Services, including Human Resources, Finance, Business Development, Customer Relationships, Reporting etc. The objective was to protect & grow Software Distribution Services business across BCX clients. Key clients include Sasol Group, AngloGold Ashanti, Nampak, BHP Billiton, Edcon Group, and Afrox. Leading a team of specialist Systems Engineers in Software Packaging & Distribution, Testing & Quality Assurance. Member of the Professional Services Management team, and Sasol Group Application Portfolio Management Committee (advisory). Key functions/services include: - Operating System Image Design & Deployment - Software Packaging, Testing (QA) & Release Management - Security Patch Testing (QA) & Release Management - Software Baseline Management (DSL & Vendor Release Cycles) - Service Delivery Management (Take-on projects & SLA) - Supplier Management & Resource Leadership Key achievements: - Growing client-base beyond Sasol Group, also serviced AngloGold Ashanti, Nampak, etc. - Growing revenue from R6m in FY2005 to R18m in FY2008, through new clients (AGA, Afrox, etc.). - Successful Internship and Placement of 6 Interns. Professional Services Showcase initiative.
07.2002 - 12.2004
Service Delivery Manager: Application Services
BCX
Strategy and Service Delivery Management for Application Services, including Human Resources, Finance, Business Development, Customer Relationships, Reporting etc. The objective was to protect & grow Application Services business within the Sasol Group of companies in Sasolburg area. Leading a team of Software Developers, developing solutions based on Microsoft technologies and Industrial Solutions. Member of the Professional Services Management team. Key functions/services revolved around Systems Development Lifecycle (SDLC): - Systems/Data Analysis & Design - Database & Software Development - Software Testing & Quality Assurance - Documentation & Technical Authoring - Systems Maintenance & User Support - Service Delivery Management (SLA) Key achievements: - Turning a loss-making business around to a profitable business in FY2003. - Streamlining processes and procedures for effective execution.
03.1999 - 06.2002
Senior & Principal Software Developer, Team Leader
BCX
Technical and Project Leadership for Microsystems Software Development & Maintenance. The objective was to protect & grow Microsystems business within the Sasol Group of companies in the Secunda area. Leading a team of Software Developers, solutions based on Microsoft and Web technologies. Key functions/services revolved around Systems Development Lifecycle (SDLC): - Systems/Data Analysis & Design - Database & Software Development - Software Testing & Quality Assurance - Documentation & Technical Authoring - Systems Maintenance & User Support - Service Delivery Management (SLA) Key achievements: - Performance Award for JSE Time & Attendance Reporting System. - Successful Internship and Placement of 7 Interns (prior to BCX official internships).
01.1993 - 02.1999
Assistant Programmer to Senior System Analyst
Sasol IT
Started as Assistant Programmer after completing National Diploma in IT. Grew rapidly through the technical ranks up to Senior Systems Analyst. Key focus on Business Intelligence (EIS – Executive Information Systems) applications, using various technologies (incl. Focus, Microsoft, SAS, Cobol, Novel, etc.). Performed numerous projects for Sasol Group of companies in the Secunda area, including Syferfontein Mine, Sasol Synfuels (Finance, Production, Sasdiens, and Environment), etc. Key functions revolved around Systems Development Lifecycle (SDLC): - Systems/Data Analysis & Design - Database & Software Development - Software Testing & Quality Assurance - Documentation & Technical Authoring - Systems Maintenance & User Support - Novel Network Configuration & Administration Key achievements: - Rapid growth from Assistant Programmer to Senior Systems Analyst within 4 years (5 promotions) - Excellent delivery of various MIS/EIS (BI) solutions for Finance, Production, Commercial etc. - Pioneer for new technology solutions (incl. Focus System, Visual Basic, SAS, Cognos)
02.2001 - 06.2002
Lecturer (Part-time)
Vaal University of Technology
Part-time Lecturer over three semesters at the satellite campus in Secunda. Courses offered include IT Skills for Engineering students, Software Engineering and Project Management for senior IT students. Duties include the following: - Preparing & Presentation of Lectures according to Syllabus - Preparing & Facilitating Student Tests & Marking - Facilitating Student Project Assignments - Reporting to Head of Department Key achievements: - Achieved a 73% average pass mark over three semesters & subjects.
Skills
IT Strategy & Business Alignment, IT Governance, Risk Management & Compliance (GRC), IT Service Management & Operations (ITSM), Project Management & Project Office (PMO), Sales Management & Business Development (Outsourcing), Software Development & Application Management (SDLC), Business Intelligence (BI), Business Management & Leadership, Finance Management, Talent Management, Supplier Management, Analytical Abilities, Leadership Skills, Communication, Agility
Education
Master
07.1999 - 02.2002
Postgraduate Diploma: Business Administration
Milpark Business School
Subjects include: - Management at Functional Level - Management Environment - Managing People and Organizations - Project Innovation - Managing Strategically - Financial Management and Decision Making - Human Resources Strategies for Flexibility & Change - Strategic Operations Management - Strategic Marketing - Corporate Strategy - Corporate Finance
07.1998 - 05.1999
Certificate: Practical Project Management
Unisa Graduate School of Business Leadership
Subjects include: - Introduction to Practical Project Management - Project Planning - Work Breakdown Structure - Contracts and Negotiation - Project Organization and Administration - The Project Manager's Role - Project Scheduling - Project Budgeting and Finance - Materials Management - Labour Management - Managing Project Conflict - Project control
02.1989 - 12.1992
National Diploma: Information Technology
Anthony Amos Ndaba
Subjects include: - Development Software I, II, III (Major) - Information Systems I, II, III (Major) - Programming A - Programming B - System Software II - Financial Accounting I - Cost & Management Accounting I - Business Economics I
12.2019 - 12.2019
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
ISACA
Information Security Management - Exam: 2016 - 3rd highest score in SA, top 20% globally
12.2019 - 12.2019
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
ISACA
Information Systems Auditing (CISA) - Exam: 2016 - Top 20% score globally
12.2019 - 12.2019
Certified in Risk and Info Systems Control (CRISC)
ISACA
Risk Management and Information Systems Control - Exam: 2015
12.2019 - 12.2019
Certified in Governance of Enterprise IT (CGEIT)
ISACA
Governance of Enterprise Information and related Technology - Exam: 2014
07.2015 - 07.2015
ISO/IEC 20000 Practitioner
APMG International
ISO/IEC 20000 Standard for IT Service Management
05.2015 - 05.2015
ITIL® Continual Service Improvement
AXELOS
ITIL Intermediate - Continual Service improvement
11.2013 - 11.2013
COBIT 5 Foundation
APMG International
COBIT 5 Framework for the Governance and Management of Enterprise Information and related Technology
04.2007 - 04.2007
Prince2 Practitioner
APM Group
Prince2 Method for Project Management
Languages
afrikaansintermediate
englishfluent
More information
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Free State - Gauteng - North West
Place of residence : Sasolburg
Permanent contract - Fixed-term contract - Freelance
05.09.2020
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