Executive Leadership Team
Mendel has been at the helm of the group since its inception in 1976. He was a member
of the board of JSE-listed Datatec; was voted IT Personality of the Year (1992)
of the Western Province Chapter of the SA Computer Society; is experienced and highly
regarded in general corporate management, and is author of many elements of the
BCom (Law), LLB, LLM
Riaan Basson studied law at Stellenbosch and Queens' College, Cambridge (1986-1993)
and practised as an Attorney in Cape Town, Amsterdam and London, specialising in
Mergers & Acquisitions and Telecommunications Law (1994-1999). He was a director
of MWEB, South Africa's leading Online Service Provider, from 2000-2005 and is
now the Managing Director of Korbitec.
Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
BCom (Hons), MBL
Dawie joined Korbitec in 2006 following a successful career in business development
and management consulting in the IT services industry. As Korbitec's CEO and General
Manager of Bank Services, he focuses on growth initiatives.
BCom (Hons) Taxation
Mervyn qualified as Chartered Accountant (SA) and was a tax partner at Ernst & Young,
where he specialised in South African corporate and indirect taxation.
Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
After qualifying CA (SA), Louis completed his articles with Ernst & Young in Cape
Town in 1996. He then spent three years with Irvin & Johnson as Group Financial
Accountant before leaving to join the Clicks Group where he performed various roles
within the Finance function for the next six years before joining Korbitec in 2006.