Van started out his career in credit risk management solutions by joining a leading international Credit Bureau in South Africa in 2006. Through this he built an impressive track record of sales achievements and advancement through a series of progressively higher responsible positions in sales and management, leading to high revenue growth in both new emerging and existing markets. In 2009 he formed part of a small, specialized team that spearheaded the corporate effort in the successful development and implementation of the first credit bureau in Uganda. The project was highly successful and has become a benchmark in Africa. Van joined Creditinfo Tanzania in April 2015 as Head of Sales and has since taken up the role as Country Manager, Creditinfo Tanzania. In 2016 he was appointed as a member of the board as Executive Director and minority shareholder in Creditinfo Group.
IT & Operations Manager
Resourceful and motivated IT Professional with more than three years combined experiences in credit bureau operations, telecommunication and banking operations, Graduated in 2014 from University of Dar Es Salaam with Honours Bachelor Degree of Science in Computer Science. Devid is a Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) and Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) with knowledge and experience in credit data analytics, credit risk management, network management, computer systems management, web application development, information systems security, business continuity/disaster recovery, IT project delivery, systems analysis, infrastructure management and user support. In August 2014, Devid joined Creditinfo Tanzania as a Junior Analyst. After six months he got promoted to IT & Data Administrator responsible for day to day IT operations of the company and consulting number of banks on credit data quality. Devid has now taken up the role as IT & Operations Manager, Creditinfo Tanzania spending most of his time crafting and working on IT projects.
Graduated in 2008 from Institute of Financial Management (IFM) with Advance Diploma in Accountancy. Following graduation he joined Exim Bank in 2009 as a Banking Officer in Finance Department. In 2011 he was promoted to Assistant Finance Manager reporting directly to Chief Financial Controller (CFO), later 2014 he was promoted to take charge of the reporting section of Bank as Head, Reporting regulatory and other external donor funders. He joined Creditinfo Tanzania Limited in January 2015 as a Financial Controller responsible for contributes to the overall success of the company by effectively managing all financial tasks, overseeing budgeting and accounting. Currently studying CPA(T) Module E.