Touchsides | Team

Meet Our

Touchsides was established in 2014 by Gary Kaplan and David Fraser

The team includes data scientists and data engineers, software developers and designers, marketing and sales professionals and operations specialists all enabled by a well-rounded support team

The leadership team has a global experience in multinationals, as well as large entrepreneurial ventures

Jan van Velzen Jan van Velzen Executive Director
Gary Kaplan Gary Kaplan Founder and Non-Executive Director
Dr David Fraser Dr David Fraser Founder and Non-Executive Director
Sias Smith Sias Smith Financial Director
Adinda Kapp Adinda Kapp Human Resource Director
Robert Dodds Robert Dodds Head of Operations SA and Global Support
Sebastiaan Berkvens Sebastiaan Berkvens Head of Commerce SA
Jarrod Hermer Jarrod Hermer Head of Technology
Lawrence Joffe Lawrence Joffe Head of Data Engineering
Nicholas Simigiannis Nicholas Simigiannis Head of Data Science
Ilan Sparrius Ilan Sparrius Head of Global Deployment and Global Product Owner