Wayne Berger

MBA (IE Business School)
Managing Partner

Mobile: +27 82-850-8289
E-Mail: wayneb@ishack.co.za

Wayne, an experienced technology entrepreneur; Managing Director of iShack Ventures building disruptive FinTech, real-estate and big data technologies.

In addition, Wayne is the founder and chairman of iShack Digital Consultancy. iShack is a management consultancy established in 2005 offering digital advisory services including but not limited to; technology integration, information management and customer engagement & acquisition.  iShack’s core strategy is to maximise return on digital spend.

Wayne has advised multinational corporations such as Walt Disney, Canon, L’Oreal, Guess Jeans and Steve Madden. As well as national celebrities such as Gareth Cliff, Koldproduk and Leon Schuster.  Furthermore, Wayne has worked with local corporations namely Tiger Brands, Fortress Property Fund, Internet Solutions, High st Auctioneers & Lasher Tools.

Wayne’s educational background encompasses a B Comm informatics and an Investment honours from RAU. Wayne further went on to complete his MBA at IE Business School in 2011. In addition, Wayne is a registered professional real-estate practitioner with the EAAB and has achieved certifications from international institutions in Gamification and New Venture Finance: Startup Funding for Entrepreneurs.

Wayne is a co-founder of Venture Network South Africa, a non-profit entity with the intention of stimulating the South African start up ecosystem. To date, Venture Network has facilitated 10 events, where 6 start-ups have acquired funding from the network (January 2017).

Lastly, Wayne is a guest speaker focussing on entrepreneurship, business plan, big data in social media, gamification & exponential organisation attributes.