Andre Coetzee , Africa Consultant, Commerce-Edge
André Coetzee has been the Managing Director of the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply Africa (CIPS Africa) since September 2010. He was also a member of the CIPS Group International leadership team. André, who has a B. Com. Honours degree in Investment Management from the University of the North West, has many years’ experience in the financial sector Previously, before joining CIPS Africa, André was Head of Fixed Income at Kagiso Securities, where he was an Exco member, as well as a Director of KSL Online (a division of Kagiso Securities). His goal is to drive the professionalisation of the procurement profession across Sub-Saharan Africa and to license the profession, in accordance with his belief that procurement and supply can play a pivotal role in Africa's socio economic development. He is currently spearheading the Commerce -edge Africa initiative.