Chief Operating Officer


Hein Kruger has over 20 years financial, systems and commercial experience in various roles, primarily in the financial services and fast-moving consumer goods industry. He boasts a strong academic background, including an MBA degree. He has led several change management-, system implementations- and business improvement projects in various organisations.

Hein sees his ability to adapt and work with diverse and cross-functional teams as a strength. His leadership style encourages individuals to reach their full potential whilst contributing to the set strategic goals. Hein is driven, competitive, ambitious and always striving to do and achieve more. His other interest includes endurance sports (cycling and running) and animal welfare.

dassie Legal head at Educor


Group Legal Advisor


An admitted Attorney for more than 25 years, Dassie Moodley brings a wealth of experience to Educor. He has been with the Legal Department since inception in 2009 and has been commanding it through success in the courtroom both nationally and internationally. Dassie Moodley holds a Master’s Degree in Law. His experience and expertise has earned him the promotion from entering Educor as a Group Legal Manager to Group Legal Advisor and Company Secretary. He is the lead advisor on commercial mergers and acquisitions, expansions into Africa, commercial agreements and litigation. His vision for the future of Educor on an international scale is one of exhilarated growth and legal compliance. He believes in the undeniable power of quality education and stands firmly in line with all lawful decrees.
Educo Group Chief Financial Officer


Group Chief Financial Officer


Creedon Mark Kay brings a masterful outlook and a wealth of experience to the financial sector within Educor. Creedon’s portfolio is extensive, including four South African giants, a Bcom Accounting Degree, an Associate Chartered Management Accountant and a magnanimous amount of passion. He continuously strives to keep his financial strategy for Educor in line with the overall business strategy. Creedon works on maintaining the synergy between the overall business strategy, financial discipline and the financial systems put in place. A man who believes in balance between work and family, Creedon sees a great future in working for an educational institution which is not only academically driven, but also entrepreneurially driven.


Jayson Naidoo Educor CTO


Chief Technology Officer


Jayson has extensive experience in the creation, development and deployment of bespoke technology solutions for enterprise businesses. Core disciplines of expertise include Technology Strategy Development, Software Development and Integration, Technology Infrastructure Management, Microsoft Hybrid Cloud Solutions, Business Analysis and  Project Management.

Technology has redefined the way we learn and absorb information. The future of learning is open with possibilities as technology concepts advance daily. Education is a creative process and technology can simplify learning and make it more engaging in a world that has become more visual over the years. At Educor, we have an aggressive technology strategy in line with global trends that will benefit our students and employees.

Given the unique state of the South African education landscape, Educor has developed the perfect blend between traditional learning techniques and technology  to optimise the student learning process.

Considered a visionary in his field, Jayson believes in finding the optimum balance between people, process and technology to create sustainable business value


Kimberley Crystal Axon

Group Human Resource Executive


Passionate about implementing new systems, change management, clean-up and organisational design, Kimberley has gained a wealth of knowledge over the years, which she brings to Educor. Holding multiple qualifications, including an HR Management Diploma, BA Degree and is currently completing a BPSYCH Honours degree in Psychology, Kimberley’s wealth of experience includes working for Sage as the HR Director Africa & Middle East, multinational oil giant Weatherford in Houston, Texas – USA in a global role, recreating HR practices and travelling to various continents training staff and implementing new working systems. Whilst living in Kenya she established an HR department from grass-roots level, supporting a total headcount of over 66 000 employees.  An optimist and equal rights activist who strives for diversity in the workplace, Kimberley is well on her way to making Educor an employer of choice.

Zainool Abedeen Bux

Group Sales Executive


Zainool Abedeen Bux has over 15 years in Sales and over a decade’s worth of experience in management, including serving as an executive board member for several large corporate concerns. Zainool has specialised in Business Process Outsourcing, conducting work for major insurances companies, banks and Telco providers across South Africa. Zainool has also provided global sales-related services to the US, Australia and UK – based companies.