Keynote Speaker

Founding Partner, VCI International

Gideon Malherbe is founding partner of Virtual Consulting International (VCI), a global consulting firm specializing in Mergers & Acquisitions, Strategic Management, Organization Transformation, Digitization and Innovation.
Gideon is well known for his development and implementation of unique methodologies and strategic insights that deliver truly extraordinary results to clients. As head of VCI, Gideon has orchestrated some of the world’s largest strategy, innovation, and digitization projects, the results of which have become enduring international business models. Gideon is known as a visionary executive with a hands on approach that strategically shapes the future of organizations through people, processes, and technology.

For more than two decades, as Partner of VCI, Gideon has helped organizations surmount their challenges and realize their goals amidst changing and disruptive market and regulatory environments.

Gideon’s clients in heavy asset industries include: Anglo American, AngloGold Ashanti, BHP Billiton, DCP Midstream, DeBeers, Dundee Precious Metals, ExxonMobil, Glencore, Kennecott, Peabody Energy, Rio Tinto and Vale.
VCI offices are located in the United States, Europe, South Africa, and Australia.