“Invention is a flower; Innovation is a weed”, Bob Metcalfe (founder 3Com)
Nevo is the founder and director of the Company dY/dX. dY/dX helps businesses keep pace with digital change by delivering solutions that create new revenue opportunities and improve internal operating models.
- C level executive with over 20 years experience in the digital marketing, product development, and software technology markets in South Africa ,Western Europe, US and SSA.
- 9 Years experience selling, managing and delivering high-value Innovation, transformation and product marketing consulting engagements for digital disruption in both Europe and SSA
- Direct management experience in growing three digital agencies, two software companies, two media businesses and building a multi-company division for a public company.
- Group Exco and Board member experience for a public company and start-ups.
- Extensive digital marketing experience – judging numerous digital awards in South Africa, and with multiple creative digital awards, including a webby nomination
- Corporate M&A plus venture/angel funding Experience
- Extensive experience in Innovation within a corporate structure, identifying opportunities, developing and gaining internal support & budgets and building out successful business units.
- Product development and product management experience with start-up, mid-sized & global technology, media & financial services companies in Europe & SSA
- Have built multi-national businesses with over 120 staff from a start-up in a “garage” in South Africa, raising over $14million across SA, US and European investors
- Effective leader of cross-functional, multi-cultural teams with global diversity
- Lecture on innovation, pricing, design thinking and service design at universities (R&Y, GSB)
- Certified Global Master trainer in service design by SDN (service design network)