Nico Pieters is currently serving as the Franchise Director at Pupkewitz Motors. With a diverse educational background, he holds a Chartered Accountant (SA) qualification, along with a B Com Accounting (Hons) degree and a B. Sc. in Information Technology.
Nico's professional journey began as a Professional Trainee at Ernst & Young from 1999 to 2003, where he gained valuable experience in accounting and financial management. He then moved on to Absa Capital, Debt Capital Markets, where he served as an Accountant and Deal Support from 2003 to 2007, and later as a Deal Structurer from 2007 to 2010.
In 2011, Nico joined Plastic Packaging as a Financial Manager before transitioning to Pupkewitz Motors in 2014, where he held the position of Financial Manager until 2019. During his tenure at Pupkewitz Motors, Nico played a pivotal role in various achievements and contributions. He was instrumental in the successful implementation of the V10 DMS system and significantly improved financial reporting and the state of accounts. Nico also played a key role in building the current financial reporting system and embedding processes that enhanced the accuracy and timeliness of financial information.
Outside of his professional life, Nico enjoys a range of personal interests and hobbies. He finds solace in activities such as running, gardening, bonsai cultivation, cattle farming, hunting, reading, carpentry, and hiking.
Looking ahead, Nico envisions Pupkewitz Motors as the recognized leader in the Namibian automotive industry, excelling in terms of brand reputation, profitability, and the development of its people. With his expertise and passion, Nico is determined to contribute to the realization of this vision.