Roelof Vermeulen is the founder and author of Entinology, a study of entrepreneurship and innovation. Roelof is a certified APMG International AgilePM Practitioner as well as a PRINCE2 Practitioner.
He is a seasoned delivery professional with a complete understanding of the vulnerabilities of large organisations and their futures.
Roelof is focused on the expansion and growth of large businesses, challenging the ordinary and constantly looking for innovative ways of doing things better. He believes in doing things the sensible way, thus being an advocate for applying the most suitable methodology or framework for the relative organisation to obtain the desired outcome.
Roelof endorses Agile project delivery and has a solid background in innovation and entrepreneurship, complimented with expertise in mentorship, coaching, education, customer relationship management, leadership, online marketing, software development and much more.
As a leader and builder of teams, Roelof is a well versed mentor and coach. Human resource development is something he is passionate about and has lead him to develop and refine techniques for conveying complex information to junior as well as seasoned professionals.
As a consultant, Roelof has managed large projects and programmes (consisting of design, implementation and project management) for various businesses in the financial-, telecommunications- and casino operations sectors, (companies such as Sun International, Cell C, Standard Bank, Absa Bank, Old Mutual and Nedbank). Roelof also participated in one of the largest adoptions of Agile methodologies as a consultant at Barclays.
In his role as a Programme Manager for regulatory projects across Africa within the insurance and banking industry, Roelof has proven to be a champion of business sensible solutions that also bring benefits to business growth.
Since 2014 Roelof has been specialising in Risk and Compliance projects including AML, Sanctions and CFT programmes within several East, West and Southern African countries.
Roelof’s wife and kids