About us

Fastcomm is privately owned company that was established in 2002 with the aim of building niche technologies in a disruptive way through defendable intellectual property (IP) that has both need and value in an ever-changing technological world. Fastcomm strives to bring together the loose ends to make technology part of your life, without it being a point of discussion.

Key executives & board members

Meet the team behind the magic
Frank Kilbourn

Chairman Fastcomm group

BCom(Law), LLB, BA(Philosophy)(Hons) cum laude, Higher Diploma in Tax Law

Founder of the Bright Group, focusing on private equity and venture capital. Co-founder of the Bright Foundation. Frank serves on many boards and is currently chairman of Strauss & Co.

 

Goltz Wessmann

Chief Executive Officer – Fastcomm group

BCom (Accounting), BA Hons; MBA

Founding member and Executive Director of Fast Communication Systems (Pty) Ltd, Special. Advisor to the Mandela Cabinet in 1995 – technology in government.

 

Grant Theis

Executive Director Fastcomm group

BCom (Economics)

Thought leader and strategist to the group. Previously held senior positions at UUNET and Sprint.

 

Oupa Magashula

Non-Executive Director – Fastcomm group

BSc(Oceanography and Chemistry)

Seasoned business executive with over 20 years experience in executive positions in both the public and private sector in SA. Oupa is currently serving as Executive Chairperson to CZ Electronics.

 

Gerhard Olivier

Chief Operations Officer – Fastcomm Group

BEng(Computers)(Hons), MEng(Electronics) cum laude, Pr.Eng

Technology visionary and operational leader. Expert in telecommunication protocols & systems, network management solutions and mobile application development.

 

Morne De Bruine

CTO – Fastcomm Goup

M.Eng, BEng

Solution architect and software development head.
Development of Enterprise Telecommunication and Mobile solutions; Network Management Design and Implementation

 

Derik Coetzer

Head of Revenue – Fastcomm Group

B. Compt (Hons), MA Economics, CFA

Experienced in the development of enterprise telecommunication & mobile solutions, network management design and implementation.

 

Strachan Kotzè

Non-Executive Director, Legal practitioner and businessman – Fastcomm Goup

BProc

Founder member of Fast Communication Systems (Pty) Ltd

 

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