CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
BA, Honours (Information Systems)
Appanna who matriculated from Hilton College and has an Honors degree in Business Information Systems, has been involved in the Information Technology sector over the last 16 years. His experience has been with the United Nations, private sector companies and government entities. Appanna has experience in both the hardware and software aspects of IT. His experience includes design and implementation of IT infrastructure, project management and detailed implementation of projects for clients such as the United Nations, European Commission, Overseas Development Assistance Database in Nicaragua, Tata Africa, Banc ABC and Brightrock. These projects cross a number of verticals, including the Financial, Hospitality, Automotive and Industrial sectors. Appanna is Microsoft certified (MCSE), VMWare certified (VCP), Avaya certified (ACIS) and Veeam certified (VMCE).
CHIEF TECHNICAL OFFICER
Ruaan has a Diploma in Network Infrastructure and Architecture as well as Diploma in Information Technology. He has been involved in the IT sector over the last 9 years. His experience includes designing, implementing and managing complete IT infrastructure solutions. Ruaan has also managed the maintenance of group IT policies and procedures across multiple sites. Ruaan has implemented projects for clients such as Tata International, Tata Motors, Brightrock and The Grand Karavia Hotel in the DRC.
Ruaan is Microsoft certified (MCP), VMWare certified (VTSP), Veeam certified (VMTSP), Watchguard certified, Cyberoam certified, Sophos certified, ADC Krone certified and has his International Certification in Fiber, Copper and Wireless Infrastructure implementation.
Terry who matriculated from St Conrads College, has been involved in the Information Technology sector over the last 4 years. His experience includes implementing and managing complete IT infrastructure solutions. Terry has assisted in implementing projects for clients such as Tata International, Tata Motors, Brightrock, The Grand Karavia Hotel in the DRC and the NMI Group in Botswana and Swaziland. Terry is Microsoft Certified (MCSE), VMWare Certified (VTSP) and Veeam Certified (VMTSP).
BA, LLB, LLM, CFP, MDP
Kate is presently a Franchise Director at Discovery Holdings. Kate started as a Candidate Attorney with Deneys Reitz. She then became a Legal Advisor with Old Mutual in 2003 and moved on to Momentum as a Business Development Manager, then Regional Manager and finally General Manager (Executive Management). In 2010, she was appointed as the Franchise Director at Discovery. Professionally she has been recognized as an emerging leader and businesswomen. In 2015 she was awarded Franchise Director of the Year at Discovery. In 2014 she was nominated for Africa’s Most Influential Woman in Business and Government. In 2013 she was awarded the Oliver Empowerment Young Achiever Award. In 2012 she was selected as the Top 200 South Africans by the Mail and Guardian. She was also selected as the one of the 20 on the Power list by Woman and Home for 2012. She won the Rising Star award for the finance category. In 2011, she won Top Business Women of the Year and also Top Women Executive for South Africa. She has also published a book titled “IINC. Be the CEO of your brand.