• Andrew McHenry

    Co-chair, Mobile Monday

    Andrew McHenry

    Andrew is currently the co-chair at Mobile Monday South Africa. Andrew is also the Director Operator Engagement at Digitata Insights. Prior to this, he was Head of Mobile and Content at Garmap. McHenry has over twenty years + experience in the information technology industry, spanning software, hardware and custom application development. He is also responsible for Client Relations at Rorotika Technologies (Pty) Ltd.

    Andrew is also Executive: Business Development Africa at Arbalest.
  • Ellen Fischat

    Co-founder of Innocircle & Story Room

    Ellen Fischat

    Ellen Fischat is the co-founder of Innocircle & Story Room. She holds an Honours degree in Social Work and Community Development. She has extensive experience in small business development, with a focus on social enterprises and technology and is passionate about community outreach programmes that focus on digital literacy and social inclusion.
  • Cindy Beets

    Head of Marketing and Public Relations at Lightstone

    Cindy Beets

    Cindy Beets is head of Marketing and PR at Lightstone. She is an experienced Marketing and Public Relations Manager with a demonstrated history of working in the information services industry. She holds a BCom in Marketing Management from Unisa.
  • Clint O’Shea

    Wannabe gaming journalist. Wannabe zombie.

    Clint O’Shea

    Wannabe gaming journalist. Wannabe zombie. And sometimes clan leader of OAP. Clint O’Shea owns Zombiegamer (website and gaming events) and runs TGN Racing Simulators in Cape Town and has set up and operated multiple gaming tournaments and events at a variety of venues and expos.
  • Arno von Helden

    Head of Forex Digital Solutions

    Arno von Helden

    Arno is a product innovator, with a passion for disrupting financial services through digital technology. He began his career at Alexander Forbes as a product developer and joined Standard Bank in 2011 where he is currently Head of Forex Digital Solutions. Arno is focused on the reimagining of financial services through the creation of Digital Platforms and Ecosystems, which is changing the way in which financial institutions and people connect.
  • Annette Muller

    Founder of Flexy

    Annette Muller

    Annette Muller is the founder of Flexy, a new online platform that helps companies to work with an on-demand workforce from all over the world. Muller previously founded DOTNXT, one of South Africa’s first innovation consultancies and has been recognized by Forbes as one of the “top 10 female tech founders to watch in Africa”.
  • Eero Tarjanne

    General Manager: Ecosystem Development, MTN Group

    Eero Tarjanne

    Eero is a strategy & business planning professional with over 20 years of experience in strategic planning, M&A, business and financial modelling, venture capital and start-ups. Fluent both in technology and finance. Currently responsible for MTN Group's incubation, acceleration and venture capital activities.
  • Mashudu Modau

    Youth Entrepreneurship Evangelist & community manager at Yoco

    Mashudu Modau

    Mashudu Modau, is a Youth Entrepreneurship Evangelist & community manager at Yoco. He describes himself as a African Startups Lover, a small business supporter & podcast maker with Lutcha. Find out more about Mashudu's work on www.mashstartsup.co.za