We are very pleased to announce that Werner Barnard has been appointed as Chief Growth Officer of the firm, effective June 6th 2022.
As Chief Growth Office Mr. Barnard will work closely with SAPRO’s senior leadership team and assist Co-CEO’s Dario Grassini and Greg Maslov in growing SAPRO’s portfolio of services. Werner will be primarily responsible for new business growth, inclusive of business partnerships, strategic relationships, marketing, legal and new offerings, adding to the firm’s current growth trajectory as a recognized leader in providing scalable and reliable accounting talent.
Mr. Barnard has over 23 years' global experience leading consulting, sales, and solutions architecture within Talent Transformation, Advisory and BPO disciplines. Werner is well recognized for driving entrepreneurial large-scale projects and cultural change to build organizational effectiveness, stimulating growth , and propelling significant revenue growth.
Co-CEO Dario Grassini said "Werner has been a phenomenal strategic advisor to SAPRO , helping guide us through our incredible growth trajectory. We have been impressed at Werner’s strategic mindset and his ability to initiate change, his deep commitment to uplifting people and his passion for collaborative solution design. Co-CEO Greg Maslov commented, “Werner has a unique ability to stimulate growth across markets and teams alike. I look forward to Werner helping us further scale SAPRO globally, building on our market offering and driving continuous growth across the firm, empowering SAPRO to meet its mission. He will be an unbelievably valuable addition to our executive team."