I am a Capetonian with a passion for the the story of South Africa. A passion which, in the end, would gradually lure me away from the corporate roll which I spent so many years studying and training for.
Indeed a more traditional start to life I couldn’t have had. Schooled at Stellenbosch University and later the University of Cape Town, I studied finance and accounting while indulging in my two loves, rugby and reading.
Then, having qualified as a CA and spent time in a financial advisory role in the United States, I returned to Cape Town in 2007, where I embarked on a career in advertising.
In 2010, following an unorthodox project for an advertising client, I began telling stories. And by 2015, I had developed and told a number of original non-fiction stories (including