Nico Scheltema

Nico Scheltema will join SAPPO in January is the new business intelligence manager. He will develop and maintain the organisation’s business intelligence system and provide insight to influence the organisation’s objectives, strategies and future direction. He has extensive experience in conducting analytical research at the Integrated Value Information System (IVIS) and a senior market and business analyst at the Bureau for Food and Agricultural Policy (BFAP).

Nico says he is excited to join the SAPPO business intelligence team and to contribute to the well being of the South African pork industry. He studied at the University of Pretoria where he first fell in love with economics and then later with his lovely wife Cara. In his spare time he enjoys reading, traveling and spending time with family.

Please email Nico at and look out for the launch of SAPPO’s business intelligence system in early 2019.