Algorithmic Matrix

The Team

Management Team

  • Vian holds a BCom degree from the University of the Free State and is a member of the Golden Key International Honour Society.

  • His first company, TrafficSquared, had a liquidity event at a valuation of $3.3M within 2 years of founding the company.

  • In 2017 he was honoured with the Chancellor’s Distinguished Alumnus of the Year award by the University of the Free State. This award is the highest honour bestowed on alumni. Previous recipients include a South African President, Chief Justice and a Provincial Premier.

  • Vian was invited to join the Young Entrepreneur Council, an invite-only fellowship for start-ups that achieved certain revenue and funding milestones.

  • He sits on CSIR’s AI panel, tasked with creating South Africa’s national AI strategy.

  • Vian Chinner

    Vian Chinner

    Chief Executive Officer

    Vian Chinner

    Vian Chinner

    Chief Executive Officer

  • Phillip has an MCom in Mathematical Statistics from Stellenbosch University.

  • He has an extensive career spanning over 20 years in financial markets.

  • He has had senior roles at reputable companies such as PSG Asset Management, Brunia Capital and Capitec Bank.

  • He has a passion for advanced analytics and has led the data and analytics teams at some of South Africa’s most exciting start-ups including Prodigy Finance and Ozow.

  • Phillip van Blerk

    Phillip van Blerk

    Chief Data Officer

    Phillip van Blerk

    Phillip van Blerk

    Chief Data Officer

  • Rochelle is an expert in database optimization and back-end development.

  • He specializes in API architecture.

  • He has been working with the founder of Xineoh for almost 9 years, mostly developing software that is used in search engine arbitrage as well as working on the implementation of the consumer behavior prediction algorithm.

  • He has been working in web development since 2010.

  • Rochelle Botha

    Rochelle Botha

    Head of Software Engineering

    Rochelle Botha

    Rochelle Botha

    Head of Software Engineering

  • Raymond specializes in back-end programming, machine learning and the optimization of database procedures.

  • He is a Linux expert who also manages Xineoh’s server networks.

  • He has been working with the founder of Xineoh for almost 8 years, mostly developing software that is used in search engine arbitrage as well as working on the consumer behavior prediction algorithm.

  • Raymond holds an Honors Degree in Computer Science from the University of the Free State.

  • Raymond Cason

    Raymond Cason

    Head of Data Science

    Raymond Cason

    Raymond Cason

    Head of Data Science