A goal driven young lady, determined to Achieve

Olivia Gentz was born and raised in Namibia, Windhoek. She Always wanted to become an Accountant

18 June 2021 | People

life is too short for regrets and "what ifs"- Olivia Gentz

Desiree Gases



And becoming an Accountant is just what she did. Olivia Gentz Obtained her tertiary qualification and worked in finance for almost 12 years. And for 4 of those years she tried figuring out what was missing and then she realized it was the ability to try and change how people see things. After 5 years at Pupkewitz Group, Olivia Gentz made a decision to change direction and grabbed an opportunity to become part of the Marketing Team as the Marketing Manager for a strong brand in the Motor Division, Toyota. Olivia Gentz says “It’s been an exceptional 2years and wouldn't have done anything different”. One of the greatest achievements for Olivia Gentz was the launch of the Toyota Starlet and the upgrade of the Hilux. If there was a professional superpower that Olivia Gentz would have acquired is the ability to stay calm in any given situation. ‘You will achieve so much more she adds. When asked what message she would like to give to the youth she said “I would like to give this message to all the youngsters who probably doesn't have it figured out or those who have. Don't be afraid of change”. Olivia Gentz believes in Taking chances when the opportunity presents itself, she also believes that life is too short for regrets and "what ifs" she adds.

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