CEO & Founder of MathU Teaching Emporium
W.A Burger is a South African educator and entrepreneur who founded MathU Teaching Emporium. He worked in various engineering & management positions after graduating from Stellenbosch University with a Bachelor degree in Civil engineering. He began his business career as an entrepreneur in 2009 by starting Math911 tutoring. He joined the Department of Water & Sanitation in 2013, becoming a hydraulic engineer focusing on river construction and design with his passion for education growing. After his career as a hydraulic engineer, he started a software company called Instasense. WA holds one patent in the field of engineering and officially launched MathU Teaching Emporium in 2017 in Pretoria as a software provider for the STEM (Science Technology Engineering Mathematics) industry. With a love for both mathematics and physics, WA Burger runs as the CEO of MathU.
Nico-Ben de Villiers
CTO & Co-founder of MathU Teaching Emporium
Dr de Villiers received a bachelor’s degree in Civil engineering from the University of Stellenbosch in 2011. Immediately after he started a postgraduate degree in civil engineering informatics, with focus towards exploiting artificial intelligence algorithms to solve real world engineering applications. After successfully upgrading his master’s thesis to Ph.D in early 2014 he obtained the degree in 2018. Since 2016 he has focused on the management and development of software products for both local and international clients in the engineering space. Dr de Villiers runs as the CTO of MathU.