Marius Krige is the Regional Executive for Aperta Limited in Africa based in Johannesburg. He has been involved with the Information Technology and Financial Services industries for the past 20 years. As sales and marketing director for, first Unisys and more recently Aperta, he has been privileged to witness the impact and role of IT in shaping and changing various payment strategies, products and services over time. Marius’ proven track record in servicing “Blue chip” corporate accounts has helped him over the years to become a “trusted advisor” to assist customers with their strategic payment planning and initiatives.
His career in sales and marketing is supported by several tertiary qualifications including a Masters Degree in Research Psychology (University of Pretoria) and completing an international leadership program at the Institute of Management Consultants (INSEAD, France).
In private he enjoys time-out with his family, play underwater sport, listen to jazz music and collect S.A art.
• Payments trends, business issues within Financial Services • Development of sales and marketing plans and program delivery • Account management and customer relationships principles • Enterprise Architecture and Service Delivery modeling principles • Spokesperson to IT media • Excels in negotiating, closing and delivering business opportunities