Jakobus Wilken is a Partner at IQbusiness and is the Regional Executive for the IQbusiness Cape Town office. Beginning his professional career at what is now Business Connexion, he facilitated various local and regional government projects in a number of capacities for a period of nine years. He was then approached by software development company 3fifteen, to set up a completely new branch in Cape Town as MD.
With an excellent track record of successful business development, Jakobus was the perfect candidate to manage the growth of IQbusiness’ Cape Town operations as Partner and Regional Executive. His “finger on the pulse” approach, strong leadership and unique skillset has enabled him to put together a powerful team in the region, and through great collaboration with the organisation’s head office, he has managed to effectively extend the IQbusiness culture, and level of product and client service delivery, in Johannesburg to the Mother City. His areas of expertise include business development, solutions delivery, project management, business analysis, congruency and collaboration, and building successful relationships.
Jakobus holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA), which he acquired at the University of Stellenbosch.