Who We Are

We are one of the world’s fastest growing digital banks, partnering with leading businesses in fast-growing markets to build digital banks.

How we came about.

TymeGlobal is the international arm of Tyme with operations in Hong Kong, Vietnam and South Africa. We own the technology platform and intellectual property globally and collaborate with in-country partners to launch new digital banks.

2020  TymeBank South Africa reached 1.4 million customers in February 2020, 12 months post-launch.

2019  Launched our first digital bank, TymeBank, in South Africa in February 2019.

2018  Acquired from CBA by institutional investors, Tyme founders and key management.

2017  Launched TymeKiosk customer on-boarding solution in Indonesia and New Zealand.

2017  Obtained a full retail bank license in South Africa, a first in 17 years.

2015  Acquired by Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA).

2012  Founded as a fintech company focusing on domestic digital remittance services.

Memberships & Affiliations

Experienced serial bank builders.

Our team has a proven track-record in banking and technology, with senior leadership experience in major banks globally.  Previously delivered five digital banking propositions across three countries over the past decade.

Executive Chairman and Co-Founder

Coenraad Jonker

Director and Co-Founder

Tjaart van der Walt

Chief Product & Strategy Officer

Nate Clarke

Chief Analytics Officer

Dietmar Bohmer

Chief Innovation Officer

John Kane

Chief Technology Architect and Director (Tyme Vietnam)

Chris Bennett

Chief Growth Officer

Rachel Freeman

Chief Risk Officer

Josam Watson

Head of Strategy & Special Projects

Aaron Foo

Head of Finance

Anne Bastock

Board of Directors

Executive Chairman
Coenraad Jonker

Executive Director
Tjaart van der Walt

Non-Executive Director
Johan Van Zyl

Non-Executive Director
Roger Grobler

Non-Executive Director
Robert Jesudason

Non-Executive Director
Charmaine Padayachy

Our institutional shareholders

TymeGlobal is backed by strong institutional investors with decades of experience in financial services, digital ventures and artificial intelligence.

Tyme’s Presence Globally

We have an international presence from digital banks to tech hubs to manufacturing facilities.

TymeGlobal Business Development & Strategy

3/F Sun House
181 Des Voeux Road Central
Hong Kong

TymeGlobal Engineering, Product & Data Science

Level 19
HIU Building
215 Dien Bien Phu Street
Ward 15, Binh Thanh district
Ho Chi Minh City

Innovation Garage

G/F B2 House
8 Tyrwhitt Avenue
South Africa


Block C
Tripark Industrial Park
17 Eastern Service Road
South Africa

South Africa

4th Floor
31 Jellicoe Avenue
South Africa

TymeBank South Africa aquired over 1.4 million customers in its first 12 months.

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