CIO - Skynet
Abdul has worked in IT for most of his career and was appointed as the IT Head for Sky net Worldwide Express in January 2015 where he owns the relationship between IT and business. He is responsible for driving business IT value in the enablement to achieve profitability and efficiency.
Prior to his current role, Abdul was the Group IT executive for the Santam Group responsible for overall IT service delivery for the specialist businesses as well as emerging markets which include Africa, SE Asia and India. Abdul also worked for SAP where he was involved in the first implementation of the SAP core banking platform in Africa. Abdul also has extensive experience in Enterprise IT Architecture where he held various technical technology management roles in one of the largest bank in Africa.
Abdul holds a B.Comm Honours degree in Informatics as well as a Master’s degree in Business Leadership (MBL).