Kobie Pieterse is both one of the Producers of Major Decision as well as CEO of CaerusPoint, which he co-founded in 2009. As CEO Kobie oversees Strategy, long range planning and company direction.
Prior to starting CaerusPoint, Kobie was a senior management consultant with PricewaterhouseCoopers, and then later on with IBM Global Business Services for more than 15 years. He later became Life Sciences Finance Transformation Leader at IBM. Kobie worked with many fortune 100 companies project managing and overseeing global transformation initiatives. In his 15 years he traveled extensively gaining international experience in more than 15 countries in Life sciences, Entertainment, Retail, Consumer Packaged Goods, Steel and Technology.
Kobie received a Bachelor's degree with majors in Accounting, Financial Management and Information Technology from the University of Pretoria in 1990.
Kobie also serves on the Rotary Club of Windermere Board of Directors where he leads the Four-Way-Test competition amongst the local schools.
Chris Botha is both one of the Producers of Major Decision as well as President of CaerusPoint, which he co-founded in 2009. In his role as President, Chris focuses on the day-to-day business activities and oversees the tactical and operational side of the business.
Prior to starting CaerusPoint, Chris held a senior practice lead position at Siemens for more than 8 years. In his role, he managed projects in various industries such as Consumer Packaged Goods, Oil, Chemical, Steel and Telecom, and working with many Fortune 100 companies all over the world. Chris traveled extensively to more than 10 countries and gained experience in Supply Chain Optimization and Production Planning.
In 2005 he co-founded SCM solutions, a company specializing in Supply Chain Management. SCM was acquired by Axon Solutions in 2008, and Chris stayed on as a Senior VP with HCL after their merger with Axon.
Chris received a Bachelor's degree in Industrial Engineering from the University of Pretoria in 1993.