Executive Head: Africa Business Development
About Ruhling Herbst
Currently loving being part of the broader Payments Industry, focused on the overall transformation and modernisation journey of the payments ecology in SA and the broader SADC.
Experienced leader and an expert in understanding situational conditions, formulating and implementing strategies at different levels to optimise value for the organisation and its customers.
Proven success in leadership, operational excellence and organisational development with keen understanding of business integration principles.
Experience spans across several industries and functional domains and has been privileged to be part of launching innovative offerings to different markets.
Absolutely driven by a passion to build sustainable value to the market, backed by an obsession with quality, disciplined execution and control.
Some Background: Started my career in Banking, with in-depth exposure in both Front Office (Channel) and Back Office (Operations).
Entered the world of Management Consulting which afforded me the opportunity to broaden my horizon in the Insurance, Logistics, Telecommunication, Health Care, and Government sectors. Also afforded me the opportunity to be part of several innovative start-ups with our software and IT start-up still offering innovative services to both the SA and Australian markets.
Joined the short term insurance industry, where my main focus was cantered around driving organisational change and facilitating growth opportunities for the organisation.