I'll make sure you stay happy and that we deliver.
Jacobus, our smiling MD and entrepreneur by heart, brings years of quality design, usability, project management and business experience to Azapi. He fuses creative thinking with business strategy to help clients grow their businesses online.
He has served on various management teams for local business chambers and enjoys taking businesses to the next level. His friendly nature appeals to our clients, but his business skills secures the deal. He is also an absolute perfectionist and ensures that the team delivers on its brand promise.
He has the ability to understand client requirements and to take abstract concepts, turning them into visually exciting, innovative web solutions. Meeting clients and guiding Azapi's future is just part of his normal fast-paced daily programme.
In his down time he enjoys spending time with his family and playing a game of chess. Jacobus is married, has 2 children and loves a good coffee with clients and friends.
Keep the momentum to the finish line.
Ielanda is one of our project managers. She keeps the team on track and ensures our clients’ projects and queries are handled timeously and effectively.
She obtained a ND:Public Relations Management and started her career at a magazine publishing house as traffic manager, where after she moved over to electronic publishing. The largest portion of her career was spent as general manager for a non-profit organization where the importance of managing people and projects was developed.
As an enthusiastic cyclist, training rides provide her an opportunity to think and find solutions to challenges at work. Ielanda and her husband frequent the Cape Winelands and she writes about these experiences. She dreams of her own underground wine cellar…and a red Mustang.
People manager and problem solver. Your go-to guy for any project.
At Azapi he brings the magic as a super communicator, people manager and problem solver to make sure all our projects get onto the world wide web on time. Martus is your go to guy for any project, no matter how big or small.
After obtaining a degree in education he taught at various schools around Cape Town. It was during this time that he found his knack for anything digital. Since then he has completed a digital copywriting course, continues to study towards a degree in public relations and arms himself as a project manager.
He is also involved in running an NGO. Martus has a travel addiction paired with a big appetite for anything digital. He also loves running and rates himself as an inner-city explorer with his wife by his side.
I take care that you're only billed for best service as agreed.
Belinda holds the purse and makes sure that our finances run smoothly. Not your typical financial manager, her warm personality and friendly smile helps Azapi to find that perfect balance, where we keep our clients happy AND our staff paid!
Originally from Germany, Belinda has worked for Azapi since 2006. She is a certified Senior Bookkeeper with 7 years experience and deals with the invoicing and payments of the company, as well as BEE and financial compliance aspects.
Touch your toes every now and then and remember to fasten your seatbelt!
Growing up in Bredasdorp, Gerrit studied Electronic Engineering at Cape Technikon and moved to London at the age of 24 to become rich and famous. When neither happened, he settled for a British passport and came back. Gerrit likes the odd bit of music-making on his guitar and djembe, as well as surfing and camping. He is married with 2 children, and lives in Cape Town.
One man's constant is another man's variable.
Neil was born in Durbanville and received his Bachelors Degree in Computer Science through Heriot University's Edenburg campus in the UK.
He has a true passion for system/application development and is always looking for a new way to write or improve his codebase.
... and if you need me I'm here for support too.
The quiet one!
Francois grew up in Oudtshoorn and studied Audio Engineering at Cape Audio College in 2007. He worked in the events industry for 4 years as Head of Audio and LED screen technician on local and international productions.
With a great passion for and interest in all things technological, he became interested in the web industry and was afforded an opportunity to intern at Azapi in early 2013. Through hard work and dedication he has become our Junior Web Developer. He is responsible for developing and building websites, as well as providing technical support to our clients.
Move it like you mean it
Chris was born and raised in Durbanville and grew up as part of the "Internet Generation".
He has a background as a PC Technician and loves spending his nights discovering quirky new design methods and absorbing information. In his spare time Chris dabbles in various non-related activities from video gaming, archery, martial arts, to meditation and breathing exercises. Chris gives absolute presence and attention in all tasks great and small.
I'm here to answer
Cindy De Wee is born and bred in Cape Town. With 6 years’ experience in the security industry as Operation Secretary for a well-established international company, Cindy has gained valuable people skills. Cindy is married, has kids and shows a passion for community work.
Loving new challenges, her biggest challenge, apart from keeping all of our clients happy, will be going up Table Mountain, via the Cable car to overcome her fear of heights.
Are you interested in being part of our team?