Originally from South Africa, Anton has worked as R&D physicist and later in the marketing of high technology products. He spent two years in Malaysia where he set up a joint venture manufacturing plant. In 1995 he immigrated to New Zealand where he's worked as management consultant and senior lecturer for various tertiary training providers in Auckland and Christchurch. A true entrepreneur at heart, Anton has been involved in many business start-ups during his career, as owner/manager and as consultant. In recent years he got submerged in Internet technologies and its application to business and education. Anton holds an MSc in Physics and a Master of Business Leadership and is currently enrolled for a PhD in innovation management with the Canterbury University.