About Us

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Who we are

Global Kinetic is a premium software business with extensive experience and expertise in enterprise grade software engineering and digital transformation projects. Trusted across multiple global industries, and with deep expertise in banking and fintech, Global Kinetic has pioneered innovative solutions to complex enterprise projects for almost 20 years. A matured and perfected managed team approach guarantees high quality and predictability, augmented by unique strategic technology consulting services and software delivery accelerators. With over 100 employees across the United States, South Africa, Cyprus and New Zealand, Global Kinetic is an evangelist of agile, cloud, mobile and enterprise software engineering.

We make great software, and we like to celebrate success.

Our Purpose

To invest in our people to enable them to deliver their best, to inspire them, to have a deep understanding of software engineering, and to understand the needs and complexities of our clients.

Clients and Partners

Trusted across multiple industries globally, and with deep expertise in Banking and FinTech, we have pioneered innovative software solutions across complex enterprise projects for over 15 years to more than 100 companies.
10XAbsaAdidasAllan GrayBarclaysBidvest
MastermathsMedia24Old MutualOld Mutual WealthPaymentologyPhumelela
RapidDeploySanlamShoprite CheckersSpur CorpStandard BankStonehage Fleming
TeamFirstTBSWhere is my transportWoolworthsYoYoZapper


We have received recognition for our technology proficiency and astuteness over the years
Award ABSA
2020 Winner of Best Trade Finance Services and Best Online Portal in Africa for 2020
Award Old Mutual
2019 BCX Digital Innovation Awards
2019 First Runner Up for Old Mutual Money Account Mobile Banking App
Award FIS
2018 American Business Awards Gold Winner
OnlyID: New Product or Service of the Year – Software – FinTech Solution
Award Zapper
2015 Winner of MTN SA’s consumer’s Choice Award
2015 Best app for Microsoft SA Platform MTN awards

Meet our Team

Martin Dippenaar
Chief Executive Officer
Sergio Barbosa
Chief Strategy Officer
Lorén Rose
Chief Operations Officer
Ross Pickford
Head of People
Sean Cleworth
Chief Information Officer
Gunnar Bijker
Chief Financial Officer
Clay Everton
Head of Project Delivery
Dewald Mienie
Head of Technology and Architecture

Our core values

Simplicity, Efficiency and Quality

Care and Support

Fun and being out of the ordinary

Innovation, change and new technology

Being a good citizen of the universe

Global Kinetic Facts



Major Financial Institutions we have worked with



Projects completed



of our Engineers have more than 10 years’ engineering experience



of our projects are within range of our estimates

How can we help?

We provide fully managed, enterprise-grade, software engineering teams to meet your business objectives and bring your digital product strategies to life.