The elytica team comprises highly skilled technical specialists with more than 20 years experience in solving optimization problems. We have mastered the art of translating business logic into mathematical models and we have gained the experience to apply appropriate technologies for the efficient computation of optimization solutions.

Fanie Terblanche

Fanie holds a PhD in Computer Science from the North-West University, as well as a PhD in Industrial Engineering from Stellenbosch University, South Africa. His main interest involves large-scale optimization problems in mining, manufacturing, finance and telecommunications.

Ruan Luies

Ruan holds a PhD in Industrial Engineering and a Masters degree in Computer Engineering from the North-West University, South Africa. His interests include algorithm design, mathematical modelling, and bridging the gap between mathematical models and their implementation.

Sinisa Vukovic

Sinisa holds a PhD in Quantum Chemistry from the University of Toronto, Canada. He has worked as a scientist at the Cavendish Lab and Science Lead at Deloitte Omnia AI. His main interest involves large-scale analytics in mining, health care, drug design, finance and power grids.