Joe is currently working on his 10th startup. He has 3 exits so far. Techstars allumni. Based in London and Cape Town. Types Dvorak. Uses Mutt.
Founder of @blackhatmedia.
CTO @hornet. Entrepreneur. Ruby-on-Rails. Mobile.
Hacker turned founder turned angel and early-stage VC. Also co-founder of the Silicon Cape movement in Cape Town.
Founder @business-co-za, Co-Founder @todo & Startup Investor/Advisor
CEO / Founder @springleap;
CoFounder evly (acquired);
Designed 16 mobile phones (acquired);
M&G Top 200 South Africans;
Old Mutual top 36 Entrepreneurs
Sr Program Manager for Developer Relations in Sub-Saharan Africa at Google. Inventor of @live365.com. Built lots of things at @yahoo.
Founder of @receiptful. Founder & ex-CEO of @woothemes. Also: author of Brandiing, new dad & ex-Rockstar.
Investor in @springleap, @evly.
Mechanical Engineer, Software Developer, Techstars Alumni, Foodie and Coffee Addict.
Founder @graphflow. Previously VP Data Science @mxit, Research Scientist @cognitive-match. Sales @goldman-sachs. MSc Machine Learning @university-college-london
Founder of Flip Media (acquired by HSBC and then Publicis Groupe). My heart beats for serious entrepreneurship, my family, action sports and early retirement
COO / Co-Founder - Omne
Founder - Series-A Partners
Advisor to CometAds, Verbble, and iSpeech;
JD w/ Corporate Strategy, Finance and Biz Dev Experience
Angel investor| Consumer Internet
Founder @pashash • Equity Analyst (global tech) @sanlam, Chief Analyst @world-of-avatar • Studied at @university-of-cape-town • Goldman Sachs Top Student Leader
CEO @ Kizoo Technology Ventures. Angel @ Umbono, Founded Web.de, Lastminute.de, Flug.de
CEO of Kaizen Garden. Geek. DevOps / Cloud Operations Engineer. DBA. Coffee aficionado. Worked at Joyent, TextDrive and NPM.
Quirk founding CTO of 13 years. Founder of BrandsEye. Also managing three startups at the junction of marketing and tech.
Founded Quirk 16 years ago, recently sold majority stake. Have started, invested in & bought a number of business mainly in marketing, education & B2B software
Worked at @google, @youtube • Studied at @university-of-cambridge
Master Sherpa for @ekaya & @airborne | Open Source & Net Neutrality evangelist | Permanent resident in the DANGER ZONE
Founder Washr • Worked at @rocket-internet, @zalora-1 • Studied at @essec-business-school-paris
Building great stuff on the interwebs, lover of denim and movies.
HEC Paris, Operations, Business Administration, Financial Management, Senior Operations Leader, Advisory
Delivered by a doctor in a tuxedo. Designer. Futurist. Creative Director (@healthq). Founder (@airborne). Co-founder (The @rubiks-room). Chicken wings.
Private equity investor & SME advisor in frontier markets. Startup founder since university. Worked at IDFC Capital, Serasi Capital, Arthur Andersen, Thumos Ltd. • Studied at @tuck-school-of-business,
E-commerce executive and entrepreneur;
CEO Spree.co.za (South Africa), CEO Tradus.com (India)
Co-founder uGenie (Lulu.com), Amazon, MS CS UIUC, BS CS IIT
Banking - structured finance for 16 years, 8 in London and 8 in South Africa, left to found Colenso Capital at the beginning of 2011, a venture that originates and invests in early stage opportunities in Africa and provides structured finance services to
Civil Engineer turned tech entrepreneur. Brazilian in Chief @jampp, startup mentor across EU, Brazil, US and SA. Biz Dev background (@microsoft, across EMEA).
Founder of Buggl, GVI + a few others, travel entrepreneur, international travel expert. Strong International management experience of global teams
Founder of @mygeni.org, Founder @primall-media turnover of 100million sold to Primedia Ltd. Founder of @shambhala Holistic center.
Founder of JF2.co. JF2 is an early stage investor and incubator of Finance, Mobile, digital marketplaces and SaaS startups.
Business Advisor to Impact Investment Funds; COO Africa @u-start-2 ; Former Investment Banker @lehman-brothers , @barclays-capital ; Stanford Engineering/MBA
CEO @ Nairobi Accelerator
Entrepreneur & Early Stage Investor
Founded twangoo.co.za and sold to Groupon. Founded 5ounces.com and sold to Naspers.
Founder of @perk | Founded and sold @ubuntudeal-co-za | Entrepreneur
An entrepreneur at heart with a keen interest in investable, disruptive startups with the ability to create exponential change.
Co-Founder of WooThemes. Designer.
Google, Electrical Engineer BSc (Honours), London Business School, Startups, product marketing and biz dev background, entrepreneur, team player
http://www.tipsytography.com - I am a photographer
CEO and Founder of RainFin, Inovative Financial Solutions
Founder @man-magazine, DiskDrive • Studied at @university-of-cape-town, @university-of-witwatersrand
President of Dream Mobile, lives in Cape Town, graduated from @georgetown-university University
Wi-Fi / Transport / Mobile / Media startup CEO/CTO/Product Manager & TV White Spaces Advocate
Founder @gootel, GooTel
Founder @graphflow, @calibreapps • Worked at @maitland-group, @business-systems-group • BBusSci Information Systems (Hons) at @university-of-cape-town
Co-founder @big5-boutique changing the way safaris are booked in Africa. English entrepreneur obsessed with African Travel. Studied @university-of-edinburgh-1
Founder & CEO of BodyState.
Co-founder of 4 other startups. Former Director of Wonga Technology, part of @wonga
BSc. Elec Engineering @university of Cape Town
Investor in @brandseye, @ideabounty.
Founder/Designer of @over
Founded SAcamera.co.za (sold to Naspers), then Founded BetTech. Angel investor in various.
Co-Founder & CTO of @todo-co-za. South African Tech Entrepreneur, Web App Developer with 8 yrs business experience. 1st startup out of high school
Entrepreneur, Investor & Stock Marketer with a successful track record in Business Development & Marketing.
Proven strategist with track record of results through consumer insight data science
MD of Meltwater Buzz Silicon Valley / food lover & music freak / entrepreneurship / dog owner / Tweets are on my own
Experienced Attorney, Legal Consultant, and Visionary Entrepreneur and Investor. Business, Technology, and Common Sense Acumen. Columbia JD. UCL LLB.
Helping people filter the realtime web to conquer infobesity | CMO, Jottr
Founder Yoco, @yeigo-communications-telfree • Studied at @university-of-cape-town
Master of International Business with experience in data analysis, project management and business development with Dual Citizenship (German/American).
Entrepreneur..exploring for the next best opportunity to help with...
Founded Magnetic. Worked at @merrill-lynch • Bridge the worlds between Product and Tech.
Architect & CEO of @mydorpie. Background in retail advertising. Run successful businesses in tech, hospitality & travel. Lived in London, San Francisco & Sydney.
Change agent in biodiversity conservation and environmental issues, healer-visionary, social and green business entrepreneur
Michigan Ross School BBA 2009, "Intrapreneur" and entrepreneur, strong marketing and business managment background with experience in tech and health care. Worked at Microsoft and management consulting (small, private company).
The Mobile and HTML5 Developer and Tech entrepreneur!!! #ResponsiveDesign #Nodejs #Android #iOS
Engineer, artist, MBA, design fan with telecommunications and healthcare experience, turned angel investor, founded Action Hero Ventures. Based in Stellenbosch.
Accomplished Start-up Advisor
Top South African University business graduate looking to cross over into technology and startups
New Developments at MicroZone
Manager in IT development, Certified Scrum Product Owner & Scrum Master, Google Glass Evangelist, worked at @deutsche-telekom, @axel-springer, ...
Various hight tech investments in the financial services and disruptive tech space
About to revolutionize education... follow me to join the ride
Web Programmer. Re-invent everything.
I’m an Independent & ethically focused Digital Designer, Design Thinker & User Experience(UX) Consultant, living in the World Design Capital 2014 - Cape Town.
Founder of Rosendal Winery (RSA) | co-founder of Doorway AS (NO), eAccount (NO) and Protech Consulting (NO)
Currently with WPP's [email protected], Strong digital communications strategy background, previously founded Organic Media SA (acquired by Ogilvy & Mather Cape Town).
Founder at Village Telco Limited
Founder & CEO at @krit.com. Founder & CTO at RhythmMusicStore.com. Electronic Engineering w/CS degree from Stellenbosch University.
Founder @frayme • Worked at @credit-suisse • Studied at @university-of-cape-town, @rhodes-university
Founder of Billion Dollar Boy. Associate Editor of Glitterazi, freelance writer & social media enthusiast. Previous experience as research analyst in shipping.
Founder MySmartFarm, Farmer, 2nd startup @wedderwill-wine-estate (GM), 1st startup student consult @zeppelin-university(BBA), winner of German Business Cup 2002
Director of Photography and Co-Founder at Fancam
will be added shortly
Media + Tech.
Founder Neutral Gravity
Founder @frayme • Studied at @university-of-cape-town, @rhodes-university
Georgetown Finance/Accounting; Interned at two growth equity funds
Founded Oviva. Shaped projects with Accenture. Engineering background from ETH Zurich.
The time is now
Founder @youme-co • Studied at @university-of-cape-town
Chief Sports Physiotherapist and Director of SSPC. B.Sc .Hons Physiotherapy UFS and Masters in Sports Physiotherapy UCT. Co-founder SSMS. Member of Team SA Olympics 2008 Beijing & CWG 2006 Melbourne.
Articles Clerk @firstrand.
I have a wealth of experience in management consulting and the incubation and growth of new and exisiting businesses across a broad spectrum of industries.
Co-Founded The Brain Barn, Co-Founded Jottr, wrote a book. MA Hons. Modern History from the University of St Andrews, journalism diploma from LSJ
I have the skills, backed up by a track record, of turning businesses around. I follow a lean methodology in my work resulting in continuous improvement.
CFO @triggerfish-animation-studios • Studied at @erasmus-university-rotterdam
Co-Founder of @eyesonfreight . 6 yrs experience in logistics & international business development • Studied at @university-of-missouri Political Science and Business background
PhD Political Economist
Doctor and serial entrepreneur, founded, amongst others, SIMpiil for real-time medication compliance monitoring (www.simpill.com)
Entrepreneur, busy building a startup and re-inventing the market research industry in Africa
Founder Laso Health (Pty) Ltd
Proactive, strategic and collaborative professional (CA(SA) & CIMA) with a high level of business acumen.
Establishing a host of friends and creating biz whereby we add value relating to our needs and evolving as a community.
Intern at Peach Payments. BBA at Jadavpur University.
Founder @pelfind • Studied at @university-of-cape-town
Years of graphic design experience in advertising, print & web. In recent years I've been mainly focusing on user interface design for web applications.
Starting a new social media venture. Getting ready fo a revolution • Studied at @university-of-cape-town
citizen of the world, mensch, live life like art, seek to understand, IT consultant, slightly lighter shade African with a bit of a bicycle obsession
SAP BO/BW,SQL DBA, Business Intelligence, New Technology, Business Administration, News, Money, Music...
Founder at cobbl.com and quicklysign.com. University of Cape Town, CS. Backend and frontend developer
Engineering Student • Cofounded StratusNote
Founder and Operational Director @lx21-sa
previously Corporate Key Account Manager and IT Department Manager at TDF (France, Europe)
Reims Management School MBA
Stray dog of Africa. Co-founded Xoin, Co-founded +Go. Researcher at @mihmedialab: Micropayment system using Cryptocurrencies.
Full stack developer most familiar with Microsoft technologies.
CEO of Crowdseed. Biggest crowdfunding platform on the African continent. Strong entrepreneurship mentoring skills. Passionate about people and new business.
Worked at @cultoria-gmbh, @atoss-software-ag • Studied at @university-of-stellenbosch, @university-of-eichst-ing-ingolstadt
BSc Hons Math @ UCT, won medals at many international math competitions and attended math summer schools, MMUF fellow, familiar with many programming languages.
developed a noticeboard website using tomcat server and java servlets, css, html, html5,mysql.
With international experience in the media, food and design industry I am looking for innovative, simple ideas, improving and enriching everyday life.
Creative producer and media consultant with an entrepreneurial spirt. Experienced in broadcast, digital and public relations.
Have Brain. Will Travel.
French/English Sales Rep-Business Development available to settle abroad. 3y experience and records in sales - 1y world tour with associative development
Commercial attorney. Background in start-up development and management. Strategist. Comfortable public speaker and community builder. (B.Soc.Sci & LLB)
Psychology + Information Systems. Product & Project management experience. Love technology.
Journalist @ ExplorersWeb & Pythom. Studied @ University of Stellenbosch, South Africa
Problem Solver, Growth Hacker and developing developer.
Founder @helloprettysa, S.Africa's largest design marketplace. Can communicate w/ people & programmers. Director of Dev @NowPublic. Drupal, security & code
TECH, BUSINESS AND INNOVATION CHAMPION WITH A MASTERS DEGREE AND 6 YEARS PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
Owner at New Horizons Computer Learning Center Cape Town
As an entrepreneur and an experienced digital marketing and business executive, I enjoy the challenges of driving strategy and growth in businesses.
SaaS Evangelist with deep CX experience across the entire customer lifecycle. I have worked and lead vendor consultancy teams across all verticals in EMEA.
growth services @katalyst | pre-incubation @o.works | Social [email protected]
GPS in Android
CEO SoTheyReport.com. MSc political economy. BSc real estate. Strong business background.
Web developer & Mechanical Engineer
Working at @over
Worked at @airborne
Founded Kobe Systems.Co-Founded Huguetteweb.Founded Combunity. Software Dev Engineer , BTech IT CPUT and AS-BA UoPeople.Has Entrepreneur DNA
Founder of @get-green-hosting, @virtual-architects and Cape Town Alive.
Found Property Investment Group in Sub Sahara Africa. Top 3 Investment Company for private individuals.
Co-Founder of dotLogic Consulting. British by birth, I moved to Cape Town 7 Years ago. I'm looking for interesting opportunities to apply my skills as a data nerd.
Founder and Product Visionary at Noozik. Product and feature designer of the Noozik Platform.
Founder of Cablekiosk
Founder & Technical Director @consumerlive-corporation-pty-ltd
I help companies grow with grace - my track record ranges from Deloitte consultant to founding a green energy company in Africa.
Founder at Yeah • Worked at Web Africa, iProspect South Africa
Strategist and Founder
Server Admin, Network Engineer, Programmer and all round nerd.
Started working after high school for a successful pathology company. Background in admin
Marketing professional. Over 10 years experience.
1st XV @VillagerFC Attack & Skills Coach. Athlete Centred coach utilising Constraints Approach & Game Sense. Follow me on my coaching journey! Let 'em play!
Connecting Technology to Africa - let me sell your product in Africa
Founder Airportshuttle Capetown
Captivating & Cosmopolitan.Refined Lifestyle Designer with an enthralling desire to explore.
Ambitious and hard working CIMA qualified. Looking to partner with equal minded people.
Studying Masters in Supply Chain. Ph.D in 2015 in Global Strategy. Strong acumen for Business development from inception of sale to execution of project.
Masters Degree in Numerical Methods, Software Engineer, Automating Large Company Back-ends
Managing Member of Triple C Repro & Print.Advanced Sales and Marketing background.Over 15 years experience in the print,design and publishing industry.
Investor, leader, pragmatist.
I am a Media Mechanic, I am a Video Producer. My production skills ranges from editing to directing. I also do motion graphics animation.
I guide startups from seed to exit
Chartered Accountant - FMCG start-up experience (2010-2014) - looking for new opportunity
CapeTownLabs, Co-founder Doc Nearby, Robotic & Electronics Enthusiast.
Founder GiselaProductions • Worked at @self-employed
Creative director in the start-up industry of Israel, 12 years experience in multiple areas of interactive new media and new technologies design. South African
UI / UX Designer
PubRocK Online Radio, started internet radio station. Run by only me. Musician and creative junkie.
Creative Director @ Global Africa Network Pty Ltd, and Frontier Market Intelligence Ltd. A driven creative professional who is passionate about iconic design.
Polyglot software developer with an interest in scaling and esports.
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Worked at @radisson
Executive Head of Pre-Sales and Operations; Project Management, Enterprise Architecture and Development experience
Co-founder @prosketch, Lead Designer and Video Editor @lifedojo, Sushi Guru
Graphic Designer/Social Media Person • Good Food/Cake/Tattoo appreciator • Love B-Grade Movies • A little OCD so I only follow 290 people • Future NYC resident
BA in Philosophy. Strong in the field of innovation and creativity. Currently self learning HTML, JAVA and Python, looking for internship opportunity
Committed to excellence and here to make a positive difference, create value and write new rules.
Recent graduate of CTU Training Solutions, FET: Software Development, FET: Design Foundation, FET: Systems Development.
Founder @filmcontact-com, @filmdaily-tv
In 2005 decided to Live The J-Bay life and founded LTL with a passion for travel, real estate, media and e-commerce ... One Life, Live It.
Analysis, project management, user experience, online education, music production and job development. BusSci Honours in Information Systems
Visionary | Entrepreneur | Strategic Thinker | Creative Expressionist | Digital Lordess
Designer of the Capital Protection Plan (CPP), the only system proven to eliminate the cost of failure for entrepreneurs and investors.
Just a geek in CT.. hacking away on anything that interests me.
Formerly CEO Wits Enterprise (TTO in South Africa), interested in finding investment for SA hi-tech start-ups
Fund Manager at Spier Film Fund
Turning to Ed-Tech to provide the resources and capability that enables ALL to reach their full potential - Search.Select.Connect
Strong technology, sales and business background. Formerly: Head of Online Media at Atalink, Director Product Management at @gypsii.
CEO of SuperSimpleSurvey.com. Worked with various startups across SEA and previously headed up Product for one of the largest ISP's in Africa
Entrepreneur, based in South Africa. Looking to invest in start ups with global ambitions.
Student. Tech Enthusiast.
Tea? Earl Grey please.
Founder of @the-expedition-project. South African Tourism Award Winner 2010 for www.edgeofafrica.com.