Madam Chaka founded a company called Afro Visionary Legacy, a strategic advisory and public speaking firm with a focus on Africa and its diaspora. She has experience from top – tier consulting firms having worked within the advisory divisions of the likes of Accenture, Deloitte and KPMG. Her career has seen her on platforms in Ethiopia, Democratic Republic of Congo, Malawi, Liberia, Tanzania, Ghana, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Nigeria, Namibia, Uganda, Togo, United Kingdom, Dubai & United States of America.
- 9 years of post-qualification experience (CA, India and CPA, Australia)
- Accounting skills (including I-GAAP/IFRS)
• Audit Experience with Big 4 consulting firms (KPMG and PwC)
- Experience in Partner Award Accounting in McKinney &Company.
-Awarded with “Above and Beyond PwC award” for Above and Beyond performance by PwC • Awarded with “PwC experience award – Team” for participating in annual activities
organized by HR.
- Team handling Experience
An accomplished multi-disciplined Chartered Engineer and Manager with 20 years’ experience across a broad range of Business, Engineering, Operational and IT System environments with leadership, coaching and performance management expertise coupled with sound communication and organisational skills. Successfully applied Lean, Six Sigma continuous improvement techniques leading to substantial improvements in business operational systems and performance.
Experience in US, Germany and Brazilian companies, in areas as continuous improvement, manufacturing, R&D, sales, engineering, EH&S, HR, maintenance, quality, controlling, procurement and supply chain. Growing and people development, owner behavior, drive for results, productivity, innovation and ebitda, adding value to the customers. Multi-site responsibility, strategic planning, capex, budget, KPIs, pro-active, international mindset, hands-on, high level of professionalism, cost reduction and problem solving.
International experience in US, China and Europe.
Performance Improvement Professional experienced in managing and coordinating improvement projects who excels at identifying and solving problems and brings a wealth of success, energy, and wisdom to the organization.
• Certified Associate in Project Management with PMP-positions experience, Six Sigma Master Black Belt. Executive Coaching ILM Level 7 certified. Master’s degree in Engineering and Quantum Physics.
• Highly developed coaching, training, facilitation and presentation skills
• Strong commitment to client service excellence
Man of ideas, creater of shared vision, persistent pusher for higher achievement and a terrific broad shouldered Colleague and team player. Calm on surface, but paddling busy below, has made him well versed and with versatile experience, and easy-to-deploy engagement Front-runner, but also as a senior figure to take toughest of challenges with calm and latitude.
Technology and systems platform products, IoT and digital solutions, product management, normative compliance topics, strategy formulation, engineering management, defense, telecoms, aerospace, rail systems, IS/IT...
An MBA in Finance and Marketing with experience of Strategic Planning, implementation at senior level (Marketing Branding, Product Development, Business Development, PR, Customer Experience, Project Management, Mergers and Acquisitions) in Corporate, Manufacturing and the Automotive Sector resulted in the unique recognition of qualifying as a finalist at the 2003 & 2006 EBWY Awards(Emirates Business Woman of the Year). My creative nature led me to yet another International achievement- Bronze World Award (USA) in the field of Management and Marketing
Results-oriented and self-motivated professional with over 15 years of international experience in the management of industrial operations and innovation programs involving multidisciplinary leadership (Supply Chain, Manufacturing, Business Development, Research and Innovation and Financial activities). In January 2019, I created Haumea Consulting aiming at improving organisational and operational performance in complex transformation projects by strategy definition and operational implementation.
18 years experience in different industries
(Activities Management, Team building, Supply chain, Maintenance, Engineering, manufacturing, Quality/Safety/Security, R&D, Continual process improvement, training, Recruitment, EPC, ...)
Organizational transformation leader (25+ yrs) with deep functional expertise in financial (CFO), sales/marketing (EVP) and operational (COO) experience across diverse industry background. Accomplished, trusted and proven leader capable of successfully unifying organizational silos to solve operational challenges, while establishing a data-driven and performance management accountability mindset to deliver significant improvement in operational and financial performance across global operations.
Growth-focused and entrepreneur with solid history of success driving gains in revenue, market share and profit performance. Proven record of directing all aspects of regional sales, analyzing the competitive landscape, utilizing emerging trends, and achieving sales targets for multiple organizations.
Communicate a clear, strategic sales vision, effectively training and coaching both veteran and junior sales team members. Cultivate excellent relationships with new prospects and existing customers. Turn around lagging operations and prepare companies for fast growth and profitability.
Innovative thinker, insightful sales leader, and expert closer offering 20 years of success achieving revenue growth, market expansion, and new business opportunities within the Global 1000 across the public, private and nonprofit sphere. Conceptualizing and implementing business and sales strategies based on customer insights, market knowledge while continuously meeting and exceeding revenue targets in the US, Latin America, and EMEA.
Astute MBA qualified and experience and driven financial services professional with 7.5 years’ expertise in Financial Planning and Analysis (FP&A) and Management Consulting.Instrumental in streaming and improving process and reporting methods. Technical proficiency in Oracle, Peoplesoft 8.1, Cognos, MS Visio, Qlikview, Advance commercial banking system (ACBS). Skilled in FS Consulting Finance Transformation | Advisory and Cost Optimization| Company analysis/Benchmarking| Business process reengineering | Process design and Mapping |Data Analytics
Support functions can only capitalize on digital, if they are organized to better reflect the way that technology changes how work gets done.
I can contribute to make this journey a success, in designing, building and leading it.
My resume is a chronological depiction of TPS/Lean philosophy and methodologies learned, taught, coached, and implemented through the course of 25+ years across a varied and diverse business landscape from automotive, manufacturing, healthcare, and oil and gas. My drivers are the diversity of humanity I've had the opportunity to work with and the chance to teach them how to improve their work environment and also themselves through empowerment. That challenge and gratification are inextricably intertwined...and most of all "I Love" what I do...changing people's lives in a positive capacity!