The Driven Team:

We're not big on titles. Expect the unexpected.

Current

The people directly working to achieve our vision

Kevin Trethewey

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Kevin Trethewey

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I started Driven in 2008. My specific fields of interest include creating learning organisations, optimising organisations for flow of value, and understanding how to assist people to better understand and fix underperforming work systems.

Shanaaz Trethewey

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Shanaaz Trethewey

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As a chartered accountant Shanaaz followed a journey of being an auditor, a banker, an executive assistant and ultimately a business owner. Passionate about people, growing and being authentic, she is energised by forward momentum and taking action.

Janco Wolmarans

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Janco Wolmarans

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Janco has spent nearly two decades learning how NOT to build software. He likes to understand the driving principles behind the way developers think, work, and design code. Through technical workshops, code retreats, and other community events, he works to help raise the level of craftsmanship in the South African developer community.

Adriaan Putter

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Adriaan Putter

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Gareth Stephenson

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Gareth Stephenson

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Barry Tandy

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Barry Tandy

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On a journey filled with meaningful relationships and experiences... some of them life changing, all of them making a difference.

Alumni

Once a Driveneer, always a Driveneer...

Garren Smith

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Garren Smith

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Mark Pearl

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Mark Pearl

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Bjorn Holdt

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Bjorn Holdt

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Candice Mesk

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Candice Mesk

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This is Candice. She works out. Software developer turned technical and systems coach with a bad case of FOMO, she's passionate about learning, growing and improving her skills. And shoe collection. She has a great love for the people in her local IT community and thrives on opportunities to learn and grow with others.

Coenie Beyers

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Coenie Beyers

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Terence Kruger

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Terence Kruger

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Dani Mdleleni

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Dani Mdleleni

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Theo Bohnen

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Theo Bohnen

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Mandla Magagula

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Mandla Magagula

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I am a student, programmer and teacher. I am a failed soccer player, actor, musician, minister, author and Enterprise Architect. I am interested in intentional learning and using programming as a tool to break the cycle of poverty in Africa.

Steven McDonald

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Steven McDonald

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Anthea Gilfillan

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Anthea Gilfillan

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