eCommerce pioneer, entrepreneur and consultant, in Cape Town, South Africa.

I co-founded in 1999 and was CEO for 18 years.
Tiger Global were shareholders for 7 years and we sold the company to Travelstart in 2017.

eCommerce consulting

mattSW.ART PTY offer end-to-end eCommerce solutions using Shopify, the most efficient platform to organise information, and pay for products and services online.
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South African Travel website launching in 2024.

Parametric furniture from Germany which can be customised and shaped online, with a live price for your design, CNC manufactured in Finnish Birchwood.
Formbar in German, Vormbaar in Afrikaans, Shapeable in any language.


Asana, pranayama, Hatha, Ashtanga, Anusara.I’ve been practicing yoga daily for 20 years, and have shared hundreds of hours of instruction. Read my yoga story or try some streamed yoga asana and pranayama sessions on Facebook.


I've been windsurfing since 1984 when i was 10 years old, and i still love it.Competitions kept us sharp, from windsurfer one-design to wave sailing, my favourite results are:3 South African National Titles - 2005 & 2007 1st Mens Overall, 1st 2011 Mens Wavesailing.
6 x Langebaan Dash wins - 1991, 1993, 1998, 2000, 2004, 2006.
Windsurfing, surfing, kitesurfing, hobie cats, foiling, its all the same stoke, a natural immersion.Thanks to my friends and Mom who take photos.


phone +27 832788999