Jannie Minnema is Senior Director Strategy and Operations. She works for the EMEA Business Development group of Oracle and has over 20 years experience in the IT business. Working in a rapidly changing industry in various international roles has given her a diverse view of the IT industry. She has a Bachelor in Business Studies from Nijenrode University and a degree in Economics from the Vrije Universiteit and started her career in IT, in Dubai, as an IT teacher. Her interest lies in the area where Innovation, Technology and Education meet.
When enthusiastic about a job, a company or an initiative she has the motivation and the drive to take it to where it needs to go. She thinks in results, opportunities, likes to work with people and has an interest in what is beyond the border/horizon. A key strength is building successful teams and bringing people together, whilst having impact.