Is Tesla a car manufacturer, an energy company or a technology firm? Elon Musk envisioned Tesla Motors as a technology company and independent automaker, aimed at eventually offering electric cars at prices affordable to the average consumer. Tesla Motors shortened its name to Tesla in February 2017 to take the focus away from cars. Today its extraordinarily ambitious founder has a clear purpose; to [...]
Chief Operating Officer at SYSPRO
The Dressed COO
Jaco is the COO of SYSPRO and has been part of the organization’s continued innovation since 2014. As one of the key business decision-makers within the organization, Jaco is responsible for the alignment and operationalization of key objectives across the global organization. In addition to ensuring that the business strategy drives performance across all SYSPRO International Regions, Jaco also oversees the execution of SYSPRO’s financial strategy across the Group. Jaco has completed an Executive Management and Development Course at the University of Pretoria and has a professional qualification as a Chartered Accountant from the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants. This knowledge together with his experience as a rational and convergent thinker allows him to harmonize each region within SYSPRO.
Blogs by Jaco
The COO is at the center of business. While the role of the COO differs from organization to organization, it is the COO in conjunction with the Executive team that drive and build the necessary foundations, structures, processes and strategies for an organization to be successful. (more…)