Benjamin Van As
Johannesburg, South Africa
Benjamin Van As - Big picture imagineer, go-to-guy, with a track record of delivering innovative solutions to complex challenges. Areas of expertise includes: Strategic business improvement for corporates | Planning & execution of large scale or mega projects/programmes from concept to close-out | Transaction advisory.
Interfacing at CXO level, I have been very fortunate to have worked closely with a number of international as well as local listed, and public entities, delivering on various programmes and projects with budgets > $ 100m, including a World Cup.
Interested in interesting large-scale projects, business model innovation/disruption and turnarounds, and love the challenge of delivery on mega events. Also start-ups.
Dynamic suit & tie (or business casual, or hard hat and safety boot, or wet suit, or whatever) wearing, diligent problem solver and recovering workaholic by day. In my own time I mountain bike, tinker with speculative investments, am a qualified scuba diver, traveler and explorer, serious photography hobbyist, web surfer, animal lover and baker of chocolate cakes.