van Biljon

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The Board has appointed him as an expert in Technology and Technology Management.

Willem is a Non-Executive Director at Entersekt (Pty) Ltd, BrandsEye Ltd, TallOrder (Pty) Ltd, and Clickatell, Inc, where he is also a Member of the Audit Committee and Chair of the Ethics and Social Responsibility Committee.


Willem is a technology pioneer based in Cape Town, South Africa. He has over 30 years’ experience as a successful international businessman in the Fintech, Cloud Computing, and the broader information technology industry. He was the Co-Founder of Mosaic Software that built the Postilion payment transaction system, a leader in the team that built Amazon’s Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2), and Co-CEO and CTO of Takealot.com.

Willem is an Advisor to Takealot.com and Freetrade, and an Advisory Board Member of Impact, Inc.


Willem holds a BSc. (Hons) in Computer Science from the University of Cape Town.