Walter van den Heever

As the EPI-USE Global Services Lead, Walter is currently responsible for the growth of our HCM and payroll related services and solutions to multinational corporations around the world.  At present he focuses on delivering services and building solutions to enable clients to manage their HCM-related applications and IT services more effectively.

Walter is a IT-professional with over 22 years’ experience in all aspects related to SAP developments, and was involved in HCM implementation projects at more than 40 client sites all over the world.  He was solution architect, quality and risk advisor, project team leader, implementation consultant on numerous implementations and was involved in all phases from business case development to project implementations, upgrades and post-implementation support.  He presented at several international conferences and conducted numerous training courses for clients and consultants.

During his time in the in the EPI-USE Group, Walter held various positions from his initial role as SAP consultant and developer in South Africa.  In total he spent around five years in the United Kingdom and Europe as principal consultant and solution architect, about 18 months in Singapore and Australia in a program quality and risk capacity and now resides in the United States.  During his tenure, Walter initiated the development of the EPI-USE advantage toolset in 1997 which became the foundation of the EPI-USE products business with in excess of 700 clients internationally. Walter also established the development of SAP country payrolls in 2003 as a service line at EPI-USE.  To date, EPI-USE developed 35 add-on country versions.

Walter graduated from the University of Pretoria with a Master of Science (Computer Science) degree and then went on to complete a Master of Business Leadership-degree at University of the South Africa.