Pieter Coetzee

Pieter Coetzee, Valegro DirectorPieter has twenty two years of extensive experience in Information Systems Development, Information Management, Project Management, Enterprise Systems Implementation, Change Management including maintenance and support. He has over eight years of extensive experience in web systems design and development including Java, PHP, and IBM Lotus Notes running on Windows, Sun Solaris, and Linux and Novell platforms.


Qualified in Business (MBA) and Information Management, he is highly experienced and capable of analyzing business requirements, assessing possibilities, opportunities, gaps and risks and can translate these into appropriate technical and functional specification documents.


As Director of Technology and Experienced Consultant, Pieter directed the South African practice of Arthur Andersen (1994-1999) as a change agent in the computerization, development and implementation of strategic Business Information Systems.


Pieter brought about high impact organizational changes as an entrepreneurial Manager, IT Strategy and Policy at Adelaide University (2000-2004), directing projects impacting the research, learning and teaching activities of the faculties and departments with the implementation of integrated electronic learning delivery systems.


A broad range of international business experience, varying from corporate, small business and educational enterprises combined with his theoretical knowledge lecturing in subjects such as Consultancy Practice, Knowledge Management, eMarketing, eBusiness and Managing the IT Function gives him the ability to consult authoritatively on practical real world solutions.