Jaco Van Eeden, is the global head of HCL’s BEYONDigital business unit.
He has over 24 years of Digital and ERP system implementation and International Strategic IT experience.
Jaco has been a Global Business Unit leader of Digital Transformations for Fortune 500 companies, helping them to transform into 21st century enterprises. He was instrumental in building an integrated offering combining Design Thinking, Innovation Labs, Industry Leading Practices, Data Science, Digital Platforms and Human Centered Design.
Jaco has led global Digital Solutions focusing on Digital Strategy, eCommerce, Cloud Sales/Service/Marketing, Mobile and User Experience (UX) with Hybris, SAP Cloud for Customer, Fiori, HANA Cloud and Sales Force.com. Over the last 8 years , Jaco was a partner in Deloitte Digital Enterprise solutions focusing on Enterprise Usability, Cloud, Mobile and User Experience (UX) and eCommerce with predictive analytic solutions to simplify users’ everyday life.
He has also spent almost 20+ years in SAP ECC, SAP CRM as well as the new CEC platform for SAP. His industry experience spans consumer products, retail, B2B, wholesale food distribution, industrial products, high tech, manufacturing, life sciences and oil and gas industries.
Jaco holds a BComm Honors degree majoring in Information Systems and Accounting from the University of Pretoria.