PhD, Chem Eng and Biotechnology McGill University, Canada
M.Sc., Bioresource Engineering, McGill University, Canada
B.Sc., Stellenbosch, South Africa
Awarded Canadian National Science and Engineering Reseach Council Post Graduate Research Fellowship
Strategic: Business and Operating model development and design. Market participation and investment options/returns analysis, Network growth, Footprint optimisation, Establishment of advantaged assets
Commercial: Pricing, Revenue management, Transaction execution, Customer portfolio management and optimisation, Competitor cost to serve analysis, customer churn management, debt and working capital management
Operational: Value chain integration, production operations, maintenance, storage and handling, power and utilities, barge, rail and truck fleet optimisation, field force optimisation, customer contact management, metering, billing, procurement, finance, HR, IT
M&A: buy-side and sell-side transactions covering pre-deal, in-deal and post-deal activity, upside identification, operational due diligence and commercial due diligence.