Dries Oelofse holds a MSc in Bioinformatics from the University of Pretoria and an MBA from Stellenbosch University. Amongst various roles in several technology verticals, mostly around biotech and health-technology, Dries spent most of his career consulting in the biotechnology/heath technology space where he worked on business planning and steering of government programmes. He joined Cortex Logic in 2017 and worked through Cortex Logic as a Data Science Advisor at a multinational mining company broadly focussing on digital transformation projects. In parallel, he continued to work on the Cortex Health portfolio that includes precision medicine interests, consumer genetics and biotechnology activities. Dries has diverse experience in the public and private sector both locally and internationally. He is Head of Solutions for Cortex Logic and also has the responsibility for the healthcare and biotechnology focus areas within the Cortex Group of companies.