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Piet Opperman
Works at Dink Strategic Consultants
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Weekly Challenge Theme: Lines and/or Angles  - 
 
City life.
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That photo only represents about 1/4 of the building. Depressing.
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And again, but no more. Promise.
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You asked for it!
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The changing faces of Paris
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Some of these photos were scanned from slides. Perversely, the more "futuristic ones.
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Isak's splendid photo with a bit of perspective correction. With a bit more work the tip of the tower could be saved.
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I love the colors in this photo.
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One of my pet orchids. I only have a few. Honest.
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What is it?
(Clue: it's not small by any means)
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And another
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Florida Fungi
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Another pet orchid. I have many more, but my shrink says I should calm down and let it go.
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Have him in circles
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  • Dink Strategic Consultants
    Consultant, present
  • CSC, Gartner, Liberty Life
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Nokomis, Florida
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Detroit MI - Fribourg, Switzerland - Johannesburg - East London, South Africa
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Introduction

Many organisations want to use IT as a strategic business enabler. The realisation of this ambition is my speciality.

I am an experienced manager and executive and have had a wide-ranging international career in information technology in the United States, Europe and Africa, where I have added value for large financial institutions, consulting firms, vendors and academic institutions. I have helped these organisations with systems development, support, general management and executive management. In several instances I have brought innovative ideas to the table, motivated for their implementation, and project-managed those to successful completion, resulting in new business opportunities, cost savings, improved productivity and business agility.

I have an MBA from Henley Management College (UK), and I am a Past President and Fellow of the Computer Society of South Africa. 

As a by-product of my consulting activities I have successfully managed several research projects culminating in the publication of acclaimed reports.  The subject matter of these reports includes Outsourcing, IT Governance, Information Security, Financial Management of IT, Web Services, Business Process management and Mobile Technologies.  

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  • Brunel University, Henley Management College
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