Cape Technology Successes

Benguela Technologies / Nimbula

Benguela Technologies / Nimbula

Oracle and Nimbula

The company was first incorporated as Benguela, based in Menlo Park, California with a development center in Cape Town, South Africa.

Nimbula was a computer software company that existed from 2008 through 2013. It developed software for the implementation of public and private cloud computing environments.

BetTech Gaming

BetTech Gaming


BetTech Gaming is a provider of premium technology solutions to sports betting companies. BetTech Sports, our market leading product is revolutionizing the industry worldwide through allowing medium and large bookmakers the functionality that previously only the world’s largest bookmakers had available. BetTech Gaming is currently focused on our market-leading product, the BetTech Sports wagering solution.

Celtic Molecular Diagnostics

Molecular Diagnostics for Southern Africa

Celtic Molecular Diagnostics is a young, dynamic company founded in 2003, providing high quality, innovative and affordable products to scientists in molecular research and diagnostic laboratories throughout Southern Africa.

Celtic Molecular Diagnostics is a leading distributor of molecular research and diagnostics reagents and instrumentation to research and pathology laboratories in Southern Africa.



Global leader in mobile services and solutions

The company was founded to address a need in South Africa for an SMS provider that could enable the sending of multiple texts to different countries from a single website. It was founded by Pieter De Villiers with his brother Casper and friends, Danie du Toit and Patrick Lawson, in Cape Town, South Africa.

Competitive Capabilities International

Competitive Capabilities International

CCI — the People behind TRACC

Our reputation for building competitive capability is reinforced by our ability to enable our clients’ global workforce. Our focus on value-based solutions for our clients brings about both process and practice improvements, efficiency gains and substantial bottom-line growth.

Digital Outsource Services

Digital Outsource Services

Digital Outsource Services (Pty) Ltd, is a well established international Business Process Outsource company. We serve our international clients from the beautiful city of Cape Town, and provide our diverse, multi-lingual employees with an exceptional work environment.

It is one of the largest IT development companies in South Africa, employing more than 2000 IT professionals in Cape Town and many others elsewhere on the planet.

Disa Vascular

Innovative Vascular Technology

DISA Vascular is an innovative medical device company that specialises in vascular technology for the treatment of coronary artery disease (CAD).  Situated in Cape Town, South Africa, the company has been developing stents for the international market since its inception in 1999, in the process, realising its vision of Bringing Quality to Life.


Fundamo: One of the largest specialist mobile financial service providers in the world

Fundamo is a wholly owned subsidiary of Visa Inc. and one of the largest specialist providers of mobile financial services in the world.

Fundamo has built one of the worlds most advanced and sophisticated mobile financial service platforms. The platform has been deployed in more than 34 countries across Africa, Asia, and the Middle East, offering mobile financial services to unbanked and under-banked mobile subscribers including person-to-person payments, bill payments, wireless airtime top-up, and ticketing.



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Africa's largest publicly traded ICT management and management services company

Integr8 Quick facts

    • Integr8 was founded in March 2001
    • The founders and joint CEOs are Rob Sussman and Lance Fanaroff
    • Integr8 is a renowned, award-winning company
    • Integr8 is black empowered
    • The company employs more than 550 full time professionals across multiple offices in South , Africa, Africa and abroad
    • Now clients can also enjoy access to enjoy access to 7,000 high skilled personnel
    • It has continuously increased its year – on – year growth through pure organic growth
    • The company has zero debt and has used its internal cash flows to fund its growth
    • Integr8 operates the only South African based Nerve Centre®, a hub of people, innovative technology and ITIL processes, that remotely manage the ICT environment of many of the country’s leading organisations
    • Multibillion Rands of ICT assets are managed by Integr8’s  Nerve Centre®


Kapa Biosystems

Inspired by the power of evolution.

We are constantly evolving better science by applying the latest advances in genomics and synthetic biology to help reduce costs, simplify workflows and improve results. Our core protein engineering technologies enable us to tailor enzymes to suit specific applications in next-generation DNA and RNA sequencing, DNA amplification and molecular diagnostics. Biomedical research is no longer limited by the constraints of native enzyme structure or function.



One of the top three payment processing software vendors in the world

Willem Van Biljon co-founded Mosaic Software. Mosaic built the Postilion payment system, the first high-end payment transaction switch for commodity hardware and operating systems (Windows). Mosaic's investors included GE and Paul Maritz.

The company became one of the top three payment processing software vendors in the world and was sold in 2004 to S1 Corp.


POWER YOUR CHAT Get more. Do more. Share more.

Mxit is a South African-created mobile social network. It has 4.9 million monthly active users in South Africa, and works on over 8,000 different handsets and mobile devices, including tablets. Mxit also embraces the capabilities of each platform to offer an immersive chat experience that feels native to each one.

By acting as a gateway to functions not otherwise available on feature phones, Mxit affordably bridges the gap between feature and smart phones.

Mxit is based in Stellenbosch, South Africa.



Brave Curious Minds

It takes a certain amount of bravery, dogged tenacity and craziness for a student to take an idea for a small email startup and transform it into one of the leading on-line marketing agencies in Africa.

In 1999, our CEO and favourite ginger, Rob Stokes founded Quirk and in 2014, Quirk was acquired by WPP – a partnership that will see us fast track our aspirations to grow our presence on the African continent and open a world of opportunities for our Stars.

Over the past 14 years, we have grown from a 1-man operation to a business that employs 227 QuirkStars across agencies in Cape Town, Johannesburg, Durban and London that service a broad spectrum of clients and industries.

Shimoda Biotech

Shimoda Biotech (Proprietary) Limited ("Shimoda") is a leading South African biopharmaceutical discovery company that focuses on the development of innovative, proprietary drug delivery systems and novel therapeutic compounds.
Shimoda's primary focus is on the development of proprietary drug delivery systems that enable the efficient delivery of drug molecules, proteins and genes to selected sites within the human body