This month we are introducing two more valued members of the Afrisoft team: Jed Fernie and Michael Epstein. You’ve spoken to them over the phone and now we are putting faces to their names…

jedMeet Jed Fernie

1. What do you do at Afrisoft?
I’m part of the AGRIS team

2. When did you join the team?
When Roger still had hair

3. Your favourite part of the job?
The team that we have in Afrisoft has a great energy and it’s a privilege to be part of a such a group

4. Your biggest challenge?
Leading a balanced life

5. What do you do when you aren’t working?
I’m an avid XC mountain biker and generally you’ll find me exploring some dirty trail if I’m not spending time with the friends and family or buried in a good book

6. What word to you overuse?
If my Labrador is around it’s normally “don’t lick!”. I do try to avoid “always” and “never”

7. What is your biggest extravagance?
The people around me.

8. How would your friends describe you?
“Why don’t you use your front brakes?!”

9. What keeps you awake at night?
Not much but I do have the annoying habit of waking up 10 minutes before the alarm goes off.

10. What’s your philosophy on life?
CS Lewis wrote “There are far, far better things ahead than any we leave behind”

michaelMeet Michael Epstein

1. What do you do at Afrisoft?
I am part of the implementation team implementing new projects and providing support to existing clients

2. When did you join the team?
1st September 2015

3. Your favourite part of the job?
Every project and client is different and I am always learning new things

4. Your biggest challenge?
Every day has its own challenges, some are bigger than others

5. What do you do when you aren’t working?
Taekwon Do, travel and anything to do with cars

6. What word to you overuse?
Dude

7. What is your biggest extravagance?
My car

8. How would your friends describe you?
Funny, maybe a little strange

9. What keeps you awake at night?
Mosquito

10. What’s your philosophy on life?
Everything will be ok in the end, if it’s not ok, it’s not the end