B.Com graduate from Rhodes University with a post graduate qualification in Labour Economics and Law (DPLR) from UNISA Business Leadership School. Besides his role as CEO, David serves on several boards and is particularly proud of having co-founded the Youth Employment Index a not for profit organization that has as its mission the development of youth opportunities and youth job creating awareness within the corporate sector.
David currently serves immediate past president for SITE Global and past President of the South African chapter of SITE. David is regarded as a pioneer in the field of online incentive point banking and online reward fulfillment, developing the proprietary software Netuwin.com, for this commercial purpose. A global motivational event and incentive travel expert, having travelled, worked and consulted to a large number of destinations and global corporate accounts.
Over many years, Gordon built an incredible career with Microsoft, joining the company in 1995. After being appointed to cover Microsoft’s entire business in the United Kingdom, Gordon’s final position within the company was Chief Operating Officer for Microsoft Greater China Region; here, he was responsible for all of Microsoft’s commercial sales, marketing and services across the country.
As a commercial lawyer and entrepreneur with extensive experience in leading and managing listed and unlisted multi-business units across a diverse set of sectors in southern Africa, Deena is fiercely passionate about making a meaningful and lasting contribution towards a better South Africa and a better Africa.
Deena is certainly well suited to the position of Chief Strategy Officer at Uwin Iwin International, and holds a BA (Law) LLB (Wits), MBA (Gordon Institute of Business Science, University of Pretoria), and EDP (IMD University, Lausanne, Switzerland). Moreover, his achievements and experience, professionally, are extensive and incredibly impressive, and include: Recognition by the World Economic Forum as a Global Leader for Tomorrow (GLT); member of YPO/WPO; CEO of Barloworld Namibia; played a key role in the development and implementation of an effective corporate strategy for Barloworld Limited; played a key role in restructuring the Barloworld Pension Fund to a Provident Fund; and many more outstanding credentials.
Manus has an exceptional record, and his experience will prove invaluable to our strategic plans both at home and abroad in our international offices. Manus is a qualified accountant, being awarded his CA (SA) in 1997. His most recent experience is remarkable, and includes an appointment as MD of Kagiso Treasury Solutions. Manus then served as Financial Director at Kagiso Securities Limited. Manus’s most recent, and perhaps most impressive, post was at SASFIN where he was Head of Treasury.
Stuart has been in the IT industry since the mid-1990s, successfully running his own business for the majority of that time and working with small and large clients alike. His systems have been used in the banking, telecoms and direct marketing sectors. Stuart has been working closely with Uwin Iwin for over a decade in developing and managing the rewards platform Netuwin.com, as well as leading Uwin Iwin’s technology strategy. We welcomed Stuart as a full-time member of our team of directors early in 2011.