I am a software developer and technical team lead situated in South Africa eager to develop innovative solutions that enhance the productivity and efficiency of various industries around the world. I am studying a BSc in Informatics at UNISA (University of South Africa) while developing the core system and integrations at Mercury. I also enjoy working on my own personal projects to better my own skills

Technical Skills

  • C# (.NET Framework, .NET Core, .NET 5/6)
  • ASP.NET Core
  • Blazor
  • Microsoft SQL Server
  • AWS
  • REST Integration
  • SOAP Integration
  • FIX Integration
  • GitHub CI/CD
  • NodeJS
  • React
  • Next.js
  • TypeScript
  • WordPress
  • Sage CRM

Soft Skills

  • Communication
  • Leadership
  • Problem Solving
  • Work Ethic
  • Teaching
  • Collaboration
  • Organization
  • Time Management


Technical Lead

June 2022 - Present

  • Communicate with business stakeholders to plan projects and set appropriate deadlines.
  • Designed and developed new features for Mercury's core applications.
  • Architected technical solutions for third party integrations.
  • Developed CI/CD process for core applications.
  • Implemented software development workflow for the team in GitHub.
  • Reviewed code and provided feedback to team members.
  • Hired and trained new team members.

Skills: Team Management · Leadership · C# · Microsoft SQL Server · AWS · GitHub Actions

Backend Software Developer

June 2019 - May 2022

  • Maintained and developed new features on our WordPress website using SOAP and PHP.
  • Developed a new website for clients to request Tax Clearance Forms from SARS using Vue and ASP.NET.
  • Designed and developed a framework that encapsulates all our business processes in .NET Standard. This framework is used across all our different platforms.
  • Developed integrations with banks and other third-parties using REST and FIX.
  • Collaborated with Ripple, Bitstamp and VALR to bring instant international payments to South Africa.
  • Worked with South African Reserve Bank in a sandbox to help shape crypto regulations in South Africa.
  • Hired and trained new team members.

Skills: PHP · Crypto · JavaScript · C# · Microsoft SQL Server · AWS

Technical Writer

June 2022 - Present

  • Research and experiment with different technologies.
  • Write technical articles using outlines provided.
  • Collaborate with editors and technical reviewers to refine articles.

Skills: Technical Writing · Rust · WordPress · JavaScript · .NET

March 2021 - Present

  • Developed system for multiple churches to manage attendance limits during the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • Develop WordPress websites.
  • Create Google Doc plugin to help manage grades for a tutoring company.
  • Developed registration form for church using Next.js and Firebase.

Skills: WordPress · DigitalOcean · Technical Writing · Business Management · C#


Software Developer and Consultant

January 2018 - May 2019

  • Helped maintain and develop a Loan Management System built on top of Sage CRM.
  • Developed a .NET plugin for Outlook that integrated with Sage CRM.
  • Developed the official Sage CRM integration for Sage Evolution used by Sage.
  • Customized Sage CRM using .NET, ASP and JavaScript.


University of South Africa

BSc in Informatics

December 2024

  • Studying Part Time

Amazon Web Services

AWS Certified Developer

December 2021

    Amazon Web Services

    AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner

    November 2020

      Reddam House Bedfordview

      Matric Certificate

      December 2016

      • 8 distinctions
      • School Dux Scholar of 2016
      • In Top 100 of IEB

      Dale Carnegie

      Generation NEXT

      October 2015


        References available on request.