Pieter de Beer – Senior Industry Development Manager
Company name – IDC
Bio – During his 22-year employment at the IDC, Pieter gained a wealth of
business, finance and management experience. Pieter occupied seats at both sides of the fence in the IDC, starting his career in the IT Department and then moved as an Account Manager to the then called International Finance department followed by the Workout and Restructuring department and the Venture Capital SBU. The highlight of his career was the secondment from the IDC in 2009 as the CEO of Lodox Systems, for nine years. He returned to the mother-ship from Lodox in March 2017 to join the New Industries SBU as a Senior Industry Development Manager.
As the CEO of Lodox, Pieter was an inspirational leader to the business, growing the business from a R1m turnover in 2009 to R70m in 2015 (profitable from 2014 onwards).
Pieter holds an MBA and BSc (Chemistry, Operational Research & Computer
Science) and completed the GIBS Global Executive Development Program with distinction.