About Our Company

Eiffel Corp was founded in 1998 by two passionate visionaries with backgrounds in education. With dogged determination, hard work and an unrivalled enthusiasm for education and technology, they established an educational technology and training solutions company.

As a leader in eLearning and blended learning, Eiffel Corp currently serves hundreds of institutions in countries across Africa. Our holistic and innovative range of products and services greatly assist learners, educators, trainers and faculty support staff in the global education community.

At Eiffel Corp we are passionate about education and technology and we work with our clients to build better quality education and training experiences.

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Vision and Mission

Meet The Team

We currently have 40 staff members between our two offices in Johannesburg and Cape Town, and we have representation in several other African regions. The Eiffel Corp team includes dedicated designers, developers, researchers, authors, trainers and consultants who all share a passion for education. We consider ourselves extremely fortunate and blessed to do what we do.

Andre and Gwen van der Merwe


Eiffel Corp’s two founders, Andre and Gwen, head up and lead research and development.

Ian Light

Chief Executive Officer

Ian joined Eiffel Corp in 2013, and as the CEO he is responsible for steering and leading the business.

Matthew Marinovich

Chief Technical Officer

Matthew is an experienced manager who provides technical expertise and leadership within Eiffel Corp and for the benefit of their education clients.

Wayne Loubser

Vice President of Sales

In his role as VP of Sales, Wayne oversees the daily operations of Blackboard and he assists institutions with eLearning strategies.

Stefan Du Plessis

Commercial Director

Stefan leads Eiffel Corp on all legal, commercial and business expansion decisions as well as directing the Eiffel Corp's Services team.

Deidre Barnes

Financial Director

With a passion for finance, Deidre joined Eiffel Corp as the Financial Director and she successfully manages the Finance and Renewals team.

Myles Thies


With his strong technical and training administration experience, Myles has responsibility for the successful delivery of the Eiffel Corp Services portfolio of projects in Africa.

Our Clients