LifeQ leadership team

Etienne Terblanche

Chief technology Officer

Etienne has a background in computer science and electronic engineering. He started his career performing military avionics development, testing, and integration. Later on, he founded and ran a number of businesses, including a custom embedded software development consultancy; a document imaging systems hardware, scanner interface, and software provider; and a high-speed microfilm scanning bureau. Etienne also led technology infrastructure and software development projects for Andersen Consulting. Subsequently, he founded a US-based company that provides IT infrastructure and private cloud services.

board and advisory

  • New Hope Enterprises (Board)
  • The Center for Working Families (Advisory)

company experience

  • LifeQ
  • dataLogistics Corporation (Founder, President)
  • Andersen Consulting (Technology Consultant)
  • digiScan (Co-Founder)
  • digiFile (Founder, MD)
  • Computer Aided Solutions (Founder, MD)
  • EPI-USE (Unit for Software Engineering, University of Pretoria)
  • Infoplan, Atlas Aircraft (Denel)

Academic qualifications

  • BSc Hons Computer Science, Electronic Engineering, University of Pretoria
  • Minor in Accounting, University of Pretoria