7 April 2017
Mars-bound Marais appointed SAP Head of Innovation
JOHANNESBURG - SAP Africa, the software giant, has appointed prominent astronaut and multiple award winner, Dr Adriana Marais, as Head of Innovation.
Based at its head office in Johannesburg, South Africa, she will lead the Internet of Things (IoT) Lab, the Co-Innovation Lab initiatives, as well as other innovation streams for SAP while taking the company’s digital platform solutions to market.
Marais will also drive strategic co-innovation projects and take responsibility for the SAP Start-up Focus programme, which provides SME’s with digital solutions to help accelerate their growth.