Our Team

Allen Smith

Chairman

Allen Smith FBCI (Fellow of the Business Continuity Institute) has been involved in Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity since 1989. He has been involved in over 150 Risk Analysis’ and Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity Projects. He has spoken at numerous conferences in southern Africa and also overseas.He was a co- founder of Computer Standby Services (which became SunGard and was acquired by ContinuitySA in 2008), a disaster recovery service situated in Midrand…Read more

Michael Davies

Chief Executive Officer

Michael Davies has been involved in the financial management and accounting of various Information and Communication Technology Companies since 1993. He has completed a B.Com degree from the University of Natal and a MBA from the Henley College in the UK. Michael joined ContinuitySA during October of 2003 as financial manager and was appointed financial director in July 2005… Read more

Maxine Arnold

Chief Financial Officer

Maxine Arnold has been involved in financial and management accounting since completing her internship in 1997. She has completed a B.Com degree in accounting and auditing from the University of Port Elizabeth (now Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University) and the Management Development Programme through the University of Stellenbosch, followed by completing her 3 years au-diting internship at Coopers and Lybrand (now PricewaterhouseCoopers)… Read more

Mark Beverley

General Manager : Service Delivery

Mark has always been involved in the ICT industry throughout his career, and has 14 years of management experience, managing Information Technology and Infrastructure teams. He is a member of the ContinuitySA executive management team and reports to the Managing Director. His responsibilities include the strategic planning and managing of ICT operations, Infrastructure (facilities), Project management, Pre Sales, Solutions design and Capacity Planning. Mark started his career in IT operations at Barclays Bank, then moved to Infoplan and later to Samcor… Read more

Wayne Reed

General Manager : Research & Development

Wayne Reed has been active in the Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity arena for more than 15 years. He has a strong technical and project management background and has designed and implemented many complex recovery solutions for clients in a range of industry sectors. He has been involved in the design and development of numerous recovery facilities in South Africa and abroad, and his experience includes the formulation of Recovery Plans, Business Impact and Risk Assessments… Read more

Bradley Janse van Rensburg

Solution Design Manager

Bradley Janse van Rensburg joined ContinuitySA in 2000 as a Junior Technician, after matriculating at King Edward VII High School and has been involved in and passionate about Business Continuity and Resilience ever since. Bradley believes in continued learning and specifically focuses on training opportunities relating to Business Continuity, Microsoft Certification, Computer Assisted Design, Project Management, Business Presentation, general management and leadership. He has also been involved in and responsible for various strategic initiatives with ContinuitySA including the establishment of the As-set Management Division and BEE Commit-tee which has responsibility for implementation of BEE activities within the company… Read more

Tracey Linnell

General Manager: Advisory Services

Tracey Linnell has been involved in Business Continuity Management (BCM) and ICT Continuity since 2003. She has completed a B.Com (Information Technology) with honours at the University of Johannesburg. She is a member of the BCI and holds the CBCI certification. Tracey is currently the General Manager of Advisory Services at ContinuitySA and is responsible for the operations of the Advisory practice… Read more

Miles Murray

General Manager: Sales

Miles has been involved with CSA since the beginning of 2012. He has completed a BA (Economics), Higher Dip in Project Management, Honours in Financial Planning, B.Com (Finance) and an MBA through Henley in the UK. Miles is currently the General Manager of Sales at ContinuitySA and is responsible for the operations and guidance of the sales team… Read more