A visionary and results-oriented Executive
Nollie is a visionary and results-oriented Executive with over 13 years’ experience in the Financial Services industry. A proven track record of defining and executing a data analytics strategy and of envisioning, creating and delivering Business Intelligence and Analytics solutions for stakeholders. A confident, ambitious and fearless BI Exec who can deliver independent and insightful solutions to business challenges. Highly analytical thinker who has demonstrated experience in leading teams while driving better performance and results for stakeholders. Hired and led talented teams to develop and deliver BI solution with highest data quality. Nollie is adept in all aspects of business including strategy, target operating models, innovation, cost savings, process engineering and business analysis.
Passionate leader and speaker in various Business Intelligence, Analytics, Artificial Intelligence and Data Science conference including being a speaker at the ODSC (Open Data Science Conference) Europe 2020 as the only speaker from South Africa and is a huge advocate for closing the gender, pay and leadership gaps within the technology industry in Africa and globally. Nollie is a 2020 Mentor for Mmabontle Circle which is an organisation based in Botswana that aims to close the gender and leadership gap in the technology sector by empowering some of the most promising early career female technologist in Botswana through leadership, personal and professional development and socio-economic transformation.
Nollie holds a Master’s in Business Administration (MBA) from the Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS) with a focus in Strategy and Disruptive Innovation in Banking. She recently completed her Data Science and Business Analytics post graduate program with the University of Texas at Austin McCombs School of Business. The focus of this program was advanced statistics, machine learning and predictive modelling.
Post Graduate Program in Data Science and Business Analytics University of Texas at Austin McCombs School of Business - 2020
Master’s in Business Administration Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS) 2016
Management Development Program University of Stellenbosch Business School 2014
B. Com Hons. in Financial Management University of South Africa (UNISA) – 2011
Bachelor of Commerce in Financial Management University of Pretoria – 2007
Westside Property Group (Pty) Ltd. – Non-Executive Director
Utho Ngathi Disabilities Projects (NPO) – Non-Executive Director
Sizabantu & Projects Organisation (NPO) – Non-Executive Director
Committees and Exco Membership
First Rand Retail & Commercial Information Governance Committee Member
FNB Contact Centre Governance Committee Member
FNB Contact Centre Exco Member – Finance Exco and Sales Growth Exco
FNB Retail & Commercial Data & Analytics Channel Exco
FNB Analytics Roundtable Member
DataCon Africa Advisory Board – DataCon Africa 2020