I have had over 21 years experience in local and multinational business as an Operator, Senior Manager and Executive, working both locally and internationally.
I have a passion for South Africa and story telling which is why in 2015 I left my full time employment with Chevron to pursue studies in wine and tourism. I have in depth knowledge of contemporary South African history and a sound knowledge of South African wines.
I have strong communication skills and relate well to people from different cultural backgrounds. I treat all individuals with respect and integrity. I have specialist knowledge of the energy sector and have international experience particularly in Africa, South East Asia and America. Through my travel in different countries, I have developed a deeper understanding for various cultures including their challenges.
My qualifications include in 2005 Associate in Management at University Of Cape Town – Graduate School of Business and in 2003 Diploma in Business Administration – University of Wales.
I am a keen golfer and member of Royal Cape Golf Club with a 16 Handicap.
My memberships, certificates and affiliations include – Institute of Directors, Business Women’s Association of SA , Social and Ethics Committee – Institute of Directors of Southern Africa, Being a Director 1-4 – Institute of Directors of Southern Africa , SAPIA Women in Leadership – Duke Corporate Education, Women in Leadership – University Of Cape Town Graduate School of Business, International Occupational Health and Safety – NEBOSCH Tourist Guide – Tourist Guide Institute and Wine Course – Cape Wine Academy.