As both a software engineer and a security specialist, Marelize has had unique opportunities to design and implement solutions that revolutionized cross-border intelligence gathering in crime-preventing and anti-terror security frameworks across the globe.
She is a certified Close Protection Officer, Paramedic, Air-, Ship- and Transfer- Marshal as well as Skydiver instructor. In the year prior to joining Adhara, she worked on a Hyperledger based Real Estate blockchain solution concerning the conveyancing of rights in South African land.
Marelize holds a BSc. Hons in Computer Science and a MSc. in Mathematics from the University of Stellenbosch.