Linky vd Merwe has 20+ years project and programme management experience in IT, Retail, Tele-communications, Consulting and Financial Services industries. During this time, she fulfilled roles at Microsoft Consulting Services in both private and public sectors; at Woolworths on multi-national projects and is currently at Santam in a Project Management & Agile Lead capacity. As the Founder of Virtual Project Consulting, an online Consulting Business, her vision is to help elevate the project management profession. She does this through blog articles, through knowledge sharing by publishing success stories from experienced project managers, consulting, training and public speaking.
She holds a Bachelors’ Degree, PMP, PMI-ACP (Agile Certified Practitioner) and in 2016 she was a contributing author of the book: ‘Strategic integration of Social Media into the Project Management practice.