Background I was born in Namibia and grew up in Bloemfontein, in central South Africa where I also completed my schooling and obtained a Bachelor's degree in Management and Leadership at the University of the Free State. In January 2015 I moved to Umeå with my 2 daughters, who were 5 years and 11 years old respectively at the time. Most of my career (12 years) was spent working in the Finance and Trade Marketing divisions at Coca-Cola in Bloemfontein, in Finance and Marketing. I was responsable for the departments budget and administration as well as pricing, liaiseing with major clients and the monthly and yearly financial reports. What I do at UID I work within different areas of finance and administration; budget, follow-ups, student reimbursements, external funded projects, invoices etc.