Jeannine Jennings is the General Business Executive for IBM South Africa. She is responsible for leading IBM's sales to midsized companies and working with IBM’s Business Partners.

Prior to this, Jeanine was the Manager for IBM Global Financing IBM Sub Saharan and Middle East North Africa.

Prior to joining IBM in 1992, Jeannine had a variety of responsibilities, including Market Research and Economic Consulting, as well as a period of self employment, co-founding a software marketing company and consulting to small- and medium-sized start ups. She also lectured part-time in Business Economics.

Jeannine holds a Bachelor of Economic Science and a Master of Business Administration and completed an IBM business course at the Insead University in France.

She is a member of the Institute of Directors in South Africa also serves on the Executive Board of the Welgevonden Game Conservation Area, a 50,000-hectare privately run game and nature reserve in South Africa.

Jeannine is married with two children, and loves the outdoors, and conservation. She has co-published a book of wildlife and nature photos in aid of a community outreach project with her husband.