Frans Cronje

Frans Cronje

Frans is the Managing Director and Co-founder of DataProphet, a Cape Town based consultancy, specialising in the development of bespoke machine learning algorithms. Since founding DataProphet in 2014, Frans has been involved in a wide range of machine learning projects spanning emotion recognition with computer vision to eDiscovery with Natural Language Processing.

Prior to starting DataProphet, Frans completed his Master’s of Science in Mathematical Statistics and his Honours in Actuarial Science at the University of Cape Town; in addition to working at the management consultancy, Bain and Company.