Christiaan is primarily focused on ensuring the optimal execution of the company’s strategy through the development of a robust yet nimble operating model.
Having gained extensive experience in rapidly growing companies, he has a strong appreciation for following a structured approach that ties up robust processes with technology to ensure controlled growth.
Christiaan qualified as a Chartered Management Accountant (CIMA) whilst working in London. Upon his return to South Africa, he worked as Commercial Director for Acceleration for five years, after which he took up the position of CFO for 24.com (a Naspers company) – the largest online publisher in Sub Sharan Africa. In 2016, he accepted a role as global CFO for Acceleration and in 2019, he stepped into the role of COO.
He is equipped with over ten years of digital experience and first-hand exposure to the challenges that clients face in the customer data and marketing technology environment.