Jerry is a focused financial specialist who is passionate about working with people, enterprises and organisations in pursuit of developing footprints to true growth in mutually beneficial and supportive environments.
Jerry started his career as an accountant at a diversified investment company with a large portfolio in hospitality, mining, property and retail after having obtained a degree in Finance.
He later joined a listed FMCG company in South Africa as a Business Development Manager. He was responsible for driving growth and long-term value creation for the organisation. He gained invaluable skills around relationship management. It was with these engagements that he developed his passion of coaching small business owners around financial management and strategy.
He founded a business-consulting firm with a focus on financial management and advisory services. Jerry has consulted to a number of companies in the field of financial management and strategy. He has also collaborated successfully with other reputable consulting firms, and in Arup expanded his scope to include developing feasibility studies, business and implementation plans supporting local and regional contract appointments.
Jerry is an entrepreneur with a passion for wanting to see other professionals succeed. He started a number of companies in the logistics, retail and management consulting fields where as a Managing Director he honed his skills in strategy formulation.
As a member of the LeadStrong leadership team he brings a strong entrepreneurial focus that improves growth and stimulates innovation in driving sustainable development.