Head of Special Projects Division, Katberg.Tech

About JC Fourie

JC is a seasoned professional with a passion for both the natural world and technology.

With a background in forestry, JC brings a unique perspective to his role as Head of Special Projects Division at Katberg Tech. His journey into the world of technology began in the early 1970s, when he started delving into coding alongside his forestry career. Over the years, JC has honed his skills and expertise in various aspects of technology, making significant contributions to the field.

Career Journey

After becoming a qualified forester in 1967, JC embarked on a career that allowed him to combine his love for the bush with his growing interest in technology. In the early 1970s, he started exploring coding and quickly became immersed in the world of computer science. Over the decades, JC has witnessed and contributed to the evolution of technology, from the early days of coding to the advanced systems and solutions of today.

Role at Katberg.Tech

As Head of Special Projects Division at Katberg Tech, JC plays a pivotal role in leading innovative projects and initiatives. Despite being in his 70s, JC’s passion for technology remains as strong as ever, and he continues to make valuable contributions to the team. His wealth of experience and knowledge serves as an inspiration to his colleagues, who look up to him as a mentor and role model.

Legacy and Inspiration

JC’s dedication to both the bush and technology has had a profound impact on those around him. As Lundi & Chantal’s father and grandfather, respectively, he has instilled a love for nature and a curiosity for technology in his family, inspiring future generations to pursue their passions. His nickname, “OG Lion,” reflects his status as a respected elder in both the natural and technological realms, and he continues to be a source of pride and inspiration for all who know him.

JC’s journey from forestry to technology is a testament to the endless possibilities that come with passion, dedication, and an open mind. As he continues to lead the Special Projects Division at Katberg Tech, JC remains an integral part of the team, driving innovation and making a lasting impact on the world of technology.