Matthew (Matt) Krinsky – Managing Director

Matthew was born in Johannesburg and spent his younger years between the rural farming town of Bella-Bella and city life in Johannesburg. He completed matric at John Orr Technical High School.

Matt excelled at badminton but always had a keen interest in electronics and solving problems. In 1990 Matt completed his compulsory military training. During this time he gained valuable experience as a Logistics Officer.

In 1993 Matt joined First National Bank as a Technician and worked on communication networks and bank automation. He was later appointed to the Research and Development Department of the Technology Innovations Group, which unfortunately later closed their doors.

Seeing opportunity instead of feeling despondent, Matthew moved to Cape Town to start Devtron, a technology innovation company that serve the security industry. In 1995, achieving yet another milestone, Matt was awarded a BSc, National Diploma (ND) and a National Higher Diploma (NHD) with specialisation in Electrical Engineering, from what was then known as, Wits Tech and Cape Tech.

Matt currently heads up the company as Managing Director and Chief Research and Development officer. This position entails finding new innovative technologies that can potentially solve problems for clients in the security, agricultural, retails and fast moving consumable industries. Matt is also responsible for all new projects and ensures that all quality control principles are adhered to and maintained.

This year sees Devtron celebrate the company’s 20th anniversary and innovation is as high in demand as ever. Matt is married to Lydia and they have two daughters. In his spare time Matt is an avid Golfer and enjoys History and cooking.

Mulder Oosthuizen – Operations Manager

Mulder has lived in Cape Town for the greatest part of his life and matriculated from DF Malan High School in 2018. As a youngster he often took apart broken electronic devices, and continued his interest into high school where he elected computer, arts and technology as his main subjects.

In his first job as an installation technician Mulder completed a network cabling management and installation course which gave him a basic understanding of electronic and IT integration.

Mulder joined Devtron as a Field Technician in 2019 and successfully completed an online computer programming course in Python and Java development and data integration. He continued to gain more experience in field repairs, maintenance and system integration of software and hardware.

In 2020 Mulder was promoted to Operations Manager where he is now responsible for the day-to-day operations of the business and to log and respond to all calls and inquires including software operations, documentation and quality protocols of the range of Devtron products and services. He continues to expand his knowledge and technical skills.

Mulder follows two key approaches in his work, namely neatness and accuracy. He has great respect for the skill required to be a good technician. Coming from humble beginnings of a bicycle repair mechanic during his school holidays, Mulder also holds dear the value of craftsmanship.

Mulder lives in Durbanville and enjoys going for long walks on the beach, watching movies and spending time with his family and friends.

Phillip Krinsky – Sales and Marketing Manager

Phillip was born in Bela-Bela in the Gauteng province where his father was the local accountant. He followed in his father’s footsteps and completed a BCom and BAcc in 1983 whilst simultaneously completing his auditing articles.

Phillip developed an interest in the private sector which was quite dynamic and active at the time, and started a financial consultancy and training unit called Team Up with his life time partner, who happened to be specialised in Training, Financial Management and Consulting. The company was immensely successful and operated for approximately ten year until 2003.

Phillip then turned his hand to manufacturing and started and company that manufactured garden ornaments. This experience taught him how to develop a serious sales pipeline and network of clients and he quickly serviced more 100 garden nurseries throughout Gauteng and the Free State until 2013.

Since then Phillip has been involved in numerous business and is currently a part time financial manager at Industria Powder Coating.

Phillip joined Devtron in 2020 and is currently appointed as the Sales and Marketing Manager of the group. Phillip brings all his business acumen and sales experience with the intention to expand the Gauteng based clients for the business and to establish a sales and marketing department for the company.

Phillip is married to Trish and they have 3 sons. In his spare time, plays classical guitar, rides horses, dabbles in art and does ball room and Latin dancing.

Services

Let us be of service to you by managing a full or partial project on your behalf. Our project management includes a well-defined Service Level Agreement, Regular Reporting Structures and Budgetary Feedback as and when necessary.

Products

We have successfully acted as sub-contractor, maintenance contractor, main contractor and various other co-operative agreements on a wide range of projects, property developments, retail installations and many more.

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+27 21 919 5321

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