ALBERTO PONTIGGIA

Alberto is a BSc (Eng) Mech (WITS) mechanical engineer with 40 years’ experience in manufacturing, product development, smart technologies, systems integration & General Management.
In the latter part of his career, Alberto moved into the field of IT Systems Integration, Automation & Control, Smart Manufacturing Systems, IoT technologies, Predictive Analytics & Big Data applications. He worked 11 years for Bytes Technology Group as a corporate Business Development Executive on large industry accounts, specialising in Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES).
Coaching Experience.
Alberto recently mentored a Top 15 finalist in the Redefine Innovation Challenge and successfully worked the candidate into the Top 5 position for the R1 million prize competition.
Alberto has informally coached and mentored throughout his professional career and is now currently completing his formal Business Coaching accreditation through SA Business Coaches.