Nic is a serial lesson learned. His preferred method of study is building businesses.
He is the founder of the online style company, Nicharry.com.
Nic was the CEO and co-founder of Motribe, the mobile community platform, before the company was successfully acquired by Mxit in October, 2012. He also founded ForeFront Africa, a consulting firm, before selling the business to Imperial Holdings.
In the past he has been selected as one of the 200 young South Africans to take to lunch by the Mail&Guardian, featured on GQ’s list of top 30 men in media and was also a finalist in the Men’s Health Best Men Awards. The company he co-founded, Motribe, was named by Forbes as one of the top 20 startups in Africa.
His career included roles at the Sunday Times, Financial Mail, 702, Mail & Guardian as well as Vodacom SA.
Here’s a short video interview with Nic: