Valter Adão is part of the Singularity University South Africa faculty with a focus on the future of work and the professional in the age exponential technologies. As Deloitte Africa’s Chief Digital and Innovation Officer, Valter oversees Deloitte’s Digital and Innovation portfolios. He leads a diverse team of specialists, who create a leading digital ecosystem to assist organisations in understanding and undergoing Digital Transformation, whilst uplifting their digital experiences and becoming digital at their core, in order to remain viable and competitive in a world of ever-changing digital technologies.
Valter is a corporate entrepreneur with extensive experience in building new businesses across a variety of industries. He works mostly with blue-chip clients and assists them in re-imagining their businesses or identifying high value, innovative business opportunities and rapidly commercialising them into sustainable businesses.
He was previously the leader and founding director of Monitor Deloitte, following Deloitte’s acquisition of the Monitor group. He is also a member of Deloitte’s Global Innovation Executive Committee.