Board of Directors
Henry Smith - Q LINK - Chairman
Ian Thompson - Q LINK - CEO
Our highly advanced interfaces and host-to-host services are tailor-made to YOUR needs.
We don’t just improve the efficiency of the collections process, we also enhance the success of its outcome.
We work hard as well as smart.
Ian has held a number of Executive leadership positions in Financial services and Insurance industry over the past twenty years. He has a proven record of advancing payment solutions and client focused technologies and has a passion for developing high performing teams. Previously, Ian was Operations Executive at Clientele Limited, Head of Life Operations at Hollard Insurance, Head of Operations at Altrisk and Operations Executive at Sanlam Developing Markets.
Robert is an expert in his field with extensive knowledge of the payments industry with more than 20 years’ experience in software development in the financial sector. Robert is an exceptional thought leader contributing towards growing the business with innovative ideas and solutions. He is a key member in a team of experts that ensures Q LINK stays current with technology.
As a qualified CA(SA), Marlize has proven to be valuable asset when it comes to ensuring the financial well being of Q LINK as a whole. Mitigating risk, planning for the future and protecting the financial interest of the company. She is also a people’s person and contributes to the dynamic culture of Q LINK with strong people relations.
Wynand groomed his systems skills in defense technologies and the design and operation of transactional switches and gateways. He has been involved in payments for over 20 years and is a thought leader in the field of bulk collections and optimization. As co-founder and COO of Q LINK he lives his passion by developing business opportunities, consulting on collections strategies and supporting his team to deliver on new innovations. Wynand has filled many leadership positions both in business and the community. His motto is to have fun and to share with others while striving for excellence.
Having spent over 30 years in the information technology field, Francois (also known as Fuzzy) cultivated his obsession for building and implementing innovative technology strategies within Q LINK. Fuzzy is a key role in enabling Q LINK to support the vast majority of services we offer to our clients.
Building strong strategic relationships and delivering customer service is what James does best. His ability to understand the needs of our clients and going the extra mile to ensure that we deliver our best services is a value add Q LINK strives upon. James has formed strong bonds with our clients and understanding their business needs formed the foundation for his remarkable anticipation of what a client needs, even before they do.