Over the course of the last decade, Donald has founded and exited several profitable technology companies where he has provided the technical direction from concept to conclusion. He specialises in enterprise-grade systems with extensive experience with highly available, high transactional, back-end systems and solutions. As CTO of Coindirect, he drives API innovation to keep Coindirect […]
Jesse is an entrepreneur with a passion for building the next wave of innovative companies through his technology group, Balfour VC. He grew up in the UK and South Africa and has a proven track record of launching high growth digital facing companies across retail, lead generation, sports betting, property and education. His group provides investment, […]
Coindirect’s Ran Neu-Ner received an exclusive feature on Bitcoin Exchange Guide after becoming the comprehensive cryptocurrency platform’s new Marketing Advisor. Popular within the crypto community and on CNBC Africa, Ran Nue-Ner is also the founder of OnChain Capital and co-founder of the Creative Counsel. Bitcoin Exchange Guide also quotes, “Coindirect allows consumers to buy and […]
Our Chief Product Officer, Stephen Young, was pressed on the most recent Bitcoin price dip by Express UK. His view took into account a long history of dips and recoveries and suggested the “long-term outlook is positive”. Stephen said “The death of bitcoin has been called 319 times already. While this correction has been severe and long it’s […]
Our Chief Product Officer weighs in on the conversation around how mobile will have a big impact on blockchain technology going forward. He sees Africa as a continent open to the adoption of blockchain technology. Stephen added, “We’ve seen the continent leapfrog traditional banking through newer mobile technologies, making it well placed for widespread adoption […]
The Express.co.uk recently quoted Coindirect’s Chief Product Officer, Stephen Young in a recent piece about how best to value digital currencies. His viewpoints brought a more academic angle to a discussion often obscured by speculation. He is quoted as saying, “Whilst it’s true that crypto has struggled to provide credible valuation frameworks and lots of critics […]
Ran is the host of “Crypto Trader” on CNBC Africa, the founder of Onchain Capital and one of the top global influencers in cryptocurrency and blockchain. An investor and entrepreneur, he was co-founder of The Creative Counsel, one of South Africa’s largest advertising agencies which was acquired by Publicis in 2015.
Gareth is a partner at Lumen a multi-strategy investment firm focused on both token and equity investments. In parallel, they incubate geographically strategic blockchain companies through their lifecycle. They draw from backgrounds in tech, legal and marketing to provide unique value to companies looking to enter into blockchain or into the Asian market. He was […]
Yossi Hasson is a founding partner at Onchain Capital and the MD of Techstars Africa in Cape Town focusing on finding and funding Africa’s FinTech disruptors. He is also the co-founder of SYNAQ and WeThinkCode, a member of Endeavor and Entrepreneurs Organisation, and lectures on Entrepreneurship at the Gordon Institute of Business Science.
Perry is a fintech specialist with 25 years experience building and operating online businesses. He created and helped build businesses online in asset management, remittances, lending/credit, debt management, payments and mobile money (and at all stages of growth). Perry has experience on both sides of the table. He built three businesses directly, two sold to […]