Oliver has more than 15 years of consulting experience, working with leading FMCG companies and retailers to develop innovative business models to better serve consumers. His work includes route-to-market strategy development, category management, online and digital strategy development, transformation and fact-based negotiation.
He has worked in more than 15 countries and previously worked in Bain's Johannesburg office, where he helped to build the firm's consumer products and retail business in Africa.
Oliver earned a PhD in business administration and economics from the University of St. Gallen in Switzerland and a master's degree in business communication from Berlin University of the Arts.
- “Good Sales and Operations Planning Is No Longer Good Enough,” Brief, April 2016
- “Removing Trade Obstacles That Promote Hunger,” Business Day, April 2015, Article
- “Creating a customer-centric company: Six paths to learning,” Business Day, May 2014, Article
- “Getting ready to profit from the "next billion" consumers,” Business Day, April 2014, Article