Google |Product Manager

2013 - current

Google Play is a hugely successful business which has begun growing a device retail business. I’ve joined as a Product Manager helping to mature and grow that ecommerce offering. |Senior Product Manager, Retail Systems

2012 - 2013

Zappos is the leading online retailer of footwear and apparel and a subsidiary of I was ran the Product Management teams responsible for retail systems. Functional areas included: merchandise financial planning, demand forecasting, purchasing, vendor relations, pricing, item planning, assortment planning, and product master data (including content).
Accenture |Program Lead (Oracle Retail)

2010 - 2011

A leading footwear and apparel retailed in South Africa embarked on a broad initiative to improve retail planning and optimization by implementing various Oracle Retail systems. I was engaged to lead the project teams for several streams on this successful project.
Accenture |Integration Lead (Oracle Financials)

2008 - 2010

A leading apparel and grocery retailer in South Africa launched a program to implement Oracle Financials across various business units. I was engaged to lead the efforts related to integration with the existing Oracle ERP systems as well as the complex data conversion from legacy financial systems.
Accenture |Consultant (Oracle Retail)

2005 - 2008

A leading retailer launched a large project to improve retail business processes and systems across central merchandising, business intelligence and store systems. I contributed broadly across the supply chain, store, and central merchandising aspects of this successful project.
University of Cape Town |Computer Science

2001 - 2004

Majored in Computer Science as well as Business Science. Won class medal (top student) for Computer Science during honors year. Awarded academic scholarships through high school and university.
I am passionate about technology and programming so I'm very excited to be at Google which is a real mecha for cutting edge technology. I also love the outdoors and in particular running everything up to marathons. I enjoy travel and I spent 8 months traveling in Southeast Asia and South America during 2010.