Wayne is an experienced technology entrepreneur with a top international MBA. Wayne currently holds the position of Managing Director of iShack Ventures, a Venture Builder mandated to develop disruptive technologies in the Property industry, FinTech and Big Data.
In addition, Wayne is the chairman of iShack Digital Consultancy (established in 2005). iShack Digital, a consultancy specialising in advising both local and international corporations on their online advertising and software development initiatives, ensuring maximum ROI on their digital spend.
iShack Digital’s clients include, Internet Solutions, Walt Disney, Warner Bros Growthpoint Property Fund, L’Oreal, Canon, Gareth Cliff and Cliffcentral to name a few.
Wayne’s educational background encompasses a B Comm informatics and an Investment honours from RAU. Wayne completed his MBA at IE Business School in 2011. Furthermore, Wayne is a registered professional real-estate practitioner with the EAAB and has achieved certifications from international institutions in Gamification and New Venture Finance: Startup Funding for Entrepreneurs.
Wayne is a co-founder of Venture Network South Africa, a non-profit entity with the intention of stimulating the South African start up eco-system. to-date Venture Network has facilitated 8 events, where 5 start-ups have acquired funding from the network (May 2016).
Lastly, Wayne is a guest speaker focussing on Entrepreneurship, Business plan, Advanced digital marketing strategy, Gamification & Exponential organisation attributes.