There are many women doing great things in tech in South Africa, making their mark with cool initiatives and strong leadership roles.
Gender diversity in technology is an ongoing challenge, and women have to constantly prove their capabilities and strengths.
Yet, more women are contributing innovative and even disruptive ideas, making meaningful change in people’s lives.
Nisha Maharaj is the founder of Niche Integrated Solutions, an ICT solutions company that brings innovative solutions to Africa.
Niche Integrated Solutions provides software solutions, ICT managed services and training.
Maharaj has an accumulated service record of 20 years working experience within South Africa’s major listed companies.
These range from the top four banking and financial services companies, to the telecommunications sector – where for more than 14 years she served at either executive management, general management or COO level.
She is of the Ernst and Young Entrepreneurial Winning Women Class of 2015.