The team has extensive Management Consulting and Line Management experience in:
South Africa, Nigeria, France, Benelux, and the rest of the world.
Jean-Louis Hazard created Haute Performance in Johannesburg in 2004, on the basis of his industry experience in Consumer Goods and Supply Chain and his consulting track record. He was soon joined by a former colleague, and they started to hire juniors and expand from there.
Jean-Louis has 20+ years of experience in management consulting in Europe, the USA and Africa, acquired at ATKearney, Mitchell Madison Group and Haute Performance.
In terms of industry experience, Jean-Louis held various managerial positions during his career:
Jean-Louis holds several degrees from Belgium and US universities
Jean-Louis happily resides in Johannesburg with his family since 1998
Christophe joined Haute Performance upon arriving in South Africa in 2006 and has managed almost all the African projects for Haute Performance. Through this experience, he acquired a sound understanding of the specificities of these markets.
Having worked on numerous due diligence projects in his previous positions, he is able to bring the analytical rigour required to assist clients in evaluating markets for which data is scarce or non-existent.
Christophe’s project portfolio at Haute Performance includes (among others):
After selling his business and dedicating a year to achieving his MBA in Strategy and Corporate Finance at GIBS, David stepped across into the “World of Consulting”. He is a relatively new recruit to Haute Performance but brings a wealth of experience in financial and operational management with him.
In his prior experience as business owner, David gained invaluable experience in finance, marketing, operations, industrial relations, and general business leadership that serves him well in his role at Haute Performance.
David’s project portfolio highlights at Haute Performance include:
After a fulfilling journey to his PhD in analytical chemistry, and a research role at Anglo American, Pieter-Hugo van Wyk decided to step across into the “World of Consulting” with Haute Performance. In his 5 years at Haute Performance he nurtured familiarity with client business challenges and technologies. This ability to understand the environment for change helps Hugo act as a trusted advisor to client stakeholders.
Having worked in the Chemical field, Pieter-Hugo has brought with him a body of experience, research and critical investigation that he is able to apply to his projects in such diverse industries as cement, pharmaceuticals, Cash-in-Transit, Cosmetics, etc. Pieter-Hugo works to drive faster adoption, greater utilization, and higher proficiency regarding the changes impacting employees in order to achieve business objectives.
Some of Pieter-Hugo’s project portfolio highlights at Haute Performance include:
As part of an unconventional career path, Jami-Lee drew on her background in drama and education to bring a unique perspective to consulting at Haute Performance.
Jami-Lee’s time at the Diocesan School for Girls (DSG, Grahamstown), along with her creative exposure studying Drama at Stellenbosch University, have nurtured fundamental skills of interpersonal management, detailed project design and a keen eye for process correction. These skills, along with her love of maths and problem solving, have contributed to many successful projects at Haute Performance.
Jami-Lee’s project portfolio at Haute Performance consists of:
Suhail Musa is a recent graduate from WITS University and new recruit to Haute Performance. He has a keen interest in the consulting field and is fast on track to building his project portfolio with the company.
As an Engineer, he was taught to filter information and approach problem solving in an analytical and process driven manner, and it is this foundation that he brings with him to Haute Performance.
Having been at Haute Performance for a very brief period, Suhail has already built up some valuable experience:
Summary of Experience:
Areas of Expertise: