Our Staff

Johan Van Tonder
Senior Developer
Johan is a senior developer and very passionate about technology, software development, agile methodologies, learning from others and working in a team. He is well-versed in the Microsoft stack of products and frameworks with his main experience is in.NET, C#, Visual Basic, SQL Server, ASP.NET MVC and Microsoft Azure. He strives to always acquire knowledge and often investigates new and interesting software development related subjects in his own time that can be used to offer greater value to both his team and customers alike.
Ian Skibble
Account Manager
When Ian Skibbe is not working he is either outdoors 4x4ing or surfing. Client relationships are very important to Ian and he enjoys new challenges in the work place. Ian comes from an IT background with the following qualifications, Business studies, IT engineering and Project Management.
Etienne Cowley
Senior Developer
With a passion for software development and a love to keep up to date with all the latest software development news and technologies. Etienne spends a lot of his free time learning and practicing better and new ways of programming, as well as making games for a hobby. Over a course of 6 years, Etienne has worked on projects that range from web, mobile, desktop and even game development, and always enjoys a new challenge.
Chris Viljoen
Intermediate Developer
Studied at Rhodes, worked in PE for a year. He has always wanted to live in Cape Town and has been with Exclr8 since July 2016. He loves the outdoors and craves adventure. Professionally Chris enjoys discovering new technologies and honing his existing skills. Chris has a Bachelor of Economics (with Information Systems) and he is currently working with ASP .NET MVC and SQL Server.
Wouter Olivier
Senior Developer
Wouter started out in the industry back in 2006 and completed his B.Sc. Hons. Degree in Information Systems in 2007. Originally from Pretoria, Wouter has experience in .NET (VB, C#), client-side scripting and SQL. He joined the Exclr8 team back in 2011 as Senior Developer and has experience in technologies like Microsoft Azure, MVC, Razor, CSS, JavaScript, DSL to name but a few.
Brendon Greyling
Senior Developer
Brendon is a passionate developer and loves working in this industry, he enjoys working with other people and learning from their experiences. In his spare time, Brendon enjoys exploring the world of technology. Whether it be creating and experimenting with an internet of things project, learning about a new technology as well as software architecture through patterns and practices.
Nicolene Van Der Vee
Office Manager
Nicolene also responsible for managing staff and fulfills the role of HR Manager. She has been with the company since April 2014. She has national diplomas in Public Relations, Tourism, MS Office and Project Management. Nicolene is an animal lover, enjoys hosting for friends and spending time with her family outdoors.
Marco Van Zyl
Senior Developer
Marco is a fun-loving, positive, progressive thinker with a special sense of humour. He has a Diploma in Graphic Web Design and is a Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist and has been with Exclr8 since Feb 2013.
Werner Hurter
Intermediate Developer
Originally from Secunda, Werner moved to the beautiful Mother City in 2013 after obtaining his BSc in Physics & Mathematics from the North West University in Potchefstroom. He has since gained extensive experience in .NET C# desktop driven development specialising in fin-tech companies. He joined the Exclr8 team in July 2017 and now enjoys working with and learning about new technologies such as Microsoft Azure, ASP.NET MVC and SQL Server amongst others. Werner is an adventurer at heart. When he isn't working you'll most likely find him hiking on table mountain or exploring the streets of Cape Town in search of the perfect cup of coffee.
Johann Venter
Intermediate Developer
Passionate about clean and maintainable code, Johan joined the Exlr8 team in 2017, having obtained a degree in BCom Informatics. He especially loves using the newest .NET tools and practices every day to write better and more maintainable code applying SOLID principles and OOP design patterns. Originally from Pretoria, Johann is an avid mountain biker who is now enjoying the trails Cape Town has to offer.