Our Team

Xolani Zuma

Chief Executive Officer

Xolani is a purpose-driven entrepreneur and a seasoned Facilities Management Director. With a successful career spanning well over 20yrs, he founded Advannotech to close the gap between Facilities Management and Technology to drive the value therein. He has held roles such as VP: Facilities – Corporate Real Estate at Absa; Managing Director: Integrated FM Solutions at Servest; Board Member and Director at SAFMA. He is highly skilled in Business Strategy & Management, Portfolio Management and Project Management. His ability to deliver value to customers has been proven in the rapid growth of Advannotech since its inception in 2018.

Jurgen Luyt

Chief Operating Officer

Jurgen has held a number of positions in various companies in South Africa and the UK providing Building Management Systems and Technology. He is highly technical and skilled in Project Planning and Delivery, Operations Management, and Facilities Management – delivering long term value to the likes of Absa and ISG.

Lando Zuma

Chief Financial Officer

Lando holds a Business Science degree specialising in Finance and Financial Management from Rhodes University. She has worked in the financial services industry for companies such as Standard Bank, Absa and Stanlib. She is highly skilled In Financial and Data Analysis, Risk Management and Investment Management.

Vanie Cattigan

Executive Programme Director

Vanie’s background in Special Projects & Project Management gives her a sophisticated grasp on even the most complex projects. Hers is to accelerate the company’s ambition to deliver quality service, efficiently. Since the beginning of her career in 1992, she’s worked across industries such as Engineering, Construction and Facilities Management. She’s also highly skilled in Program Management, Change Management, and Business Strategy.