Herman Singh Herman has a diverse background ranging from engineering and business management to financial services and the use of technology to deliver competitive advantage. At present, he heads-up m-pesa South Africa at Vodacom.
Neil Hinrichsen Neil co-founded and helped build two successful IT companies, namely Realtime and Fundamo. The first was acquired by Datatec in 1997 and the second by Visa in 2011. Neil's interest include ecology and he played an early role in the work that led to the Garden Route being legislated as a protected area. Neil currently runs KoiStrategy - a consultancy practice that specialises in start-ups and entrepreneurship.
Penny Langton Penny has been in the retail industry for about 20 years and have worked clients such as Metro, PnP, Edgars, Teljoy, Foschini, Incredible Connection, Makro, Game and Dion Wired. Penny currently works at UCS Solutions where she specialises in retail Point of Sale (POS) and card switching.
Rob de Vries Rob has a long history in the Municipal and Government sector and especially with its relationship with the retail and banking industry. He was instrumental in establishing and rolling out third party payments for Pick 'n Pay back in the early 90's and has a unique quality in matching business requirements with affordable technical solutions. Rob is currently a marketing and sales executive at Ecentric Payment Systems.