Dr Willem Clarke is an entrepreneur, businessman, engineer, researcher, lecturer, husband and father. He has a varied career in the tech industry and public sector and has founded a number of businesses. In his last endeavour, he established Resolution Circle after raising R212m. Resolution Circle, a training and tech commercialisation company, trained thousands of students, supported many tech startups and achieve the 2017 FastCompany Top 25 most innovative companies in SA. He is well-published, a regular evaluator at pitching events, post-graduate supervisor and examiner, and guest speaker. He is currently establishing a new company, focussed on engineering tech startups to become investment-grade ready.