Team

Operations team

The Operations Team manages Silicon Cape day-to-day and supports the Board of Directors and Community Council in an effort to fulfill the nonprofit’s objectives and mandate.

Boitumelo (Tumi) Menyatswe
@Tumi_Menyatswe| LinkedIn
Role:
Ecosystem Manager | Email: tumi[at]siliconcape.com                                                                                    

Kerry Petrie
@kezpet | LinkedIn
Role: Interim General Manager| Email: kerry[at]siliconcape.com

 

Joslyn Links
@joseylinks| LinkedIn
Role:
Project Administrator | Email: joslyn[at]siliconcape.com                                                                                             

Nazli Kazie Allie
@nazlikazie | LinkedIn
Role: Marketing & Media Consultant| Email: nazli[at]siliconcape.com

Board of Directors

The volunteer Board of Directors is responsible for Silicon Cape’s overall governance and strategic planning.


Sumarie Roodt
@SumarieRoodt | LinkedIn
Role: Chairperson & Director | Email: sumarie[at]siliconcape.com

 

Daniel Guasco
@dguasco | LinkedIn
Role: Director | Email: dan[at]siliconcape.com

 

Zimkhita Buwa
@zimbuwa | LinkedIn
Role: Director | Email: zimkhita[at]siliconcape.com

 

James Milne
@JMilne_SA | LinkedIn
Role: Director | Email: james[at]siliconcape.com

 

Community Council

The Community Council is elected every two years with each volunteer member responsible for a specific portfolio of activity.

2017 Community Council Members:

 

Guillaume De Smedt
@gdesmedt1LinkedIn
Role: Chairman | Email: g[at]siliconcape.com

 

 

 

Roslyn Lavery
@roslynLaveryLinkedIn
Role: Startup Portfolio | Email: roslyn[at]siliconcape.com

 

 

 

Lara Rosmarin
@LaraRosmarinLinkedIn
Role: Investor Relations | Email: lara[at]siliconcape.com

 

 

 

Aalia Manie
@Aalia_IP | LinkedIn
Role: Government Relations | Email: aalia[at]siliconcape.com

 

 

 

Yossi Hasson
@YossiHassonLinkedIn
Role: International Stakeholders | Email: yossi[at]siliconcape.com

 

 

 

Reobone Mokhasinyane
@Reobonny | LinkedIn 
Role:
Developers Portfolio | Email: reobone[at]siliconcape.com

 

 

 

Apoorv Bamba
@apoorvbamba | LinkedIn
Role: Skills & Development | Email: apoorv[at]siliconcape.com