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Adrian Hinchcliffe

Adrian Hinchcliffe is Editor-in-Chief of Brainstorm magazine, the most established and respected business and technology publication in the country. Prior to this, Adrian worked on and edited a range of other Brainstorm supplements and products, including the long-running CIO Directory and ITWeb’s channel magazine, The Margin – both of which he played a key role in growing from concept to the well-trusted publications that they are today. He was also the long-serving editor of Brainstorm’s Special Focus series, which profiles leading tech companies, and he ran the editorial production of the CIO Council of South Africa’s official publication, Transformer. In addition, Adrian headed up ITWeb’s custom publishing department, which includes many industry-leading clients from the ICT space, as well as the local finance space. Before joining ITWeb, he worked for an industry analysis and B2B publishing company in London, which focused largely on the mobile telecommunications sector, pharmaceuticals, defence and financial services. Adrian started his career working as a journalist and editor on a trade publication focused on the development of 3G mobile technology.


Software10 May

ITWeb TV: Absa sees 400% increase in attempted cyber attacks

Absa Group’s chief security officer Manoj Puri discusses the threat landscape the bank faces, including emerging threats, such as quantum computing.


SA CIOs fear support, pricing changes after VMware takeover

The acquisition of VMware by Broadcom has sent ripples of concern through the tech industry, and local CIOs are not immune.

StorageNov 1, 2023

VIDEO: Building an ‘AI supercomputer from the ground up’

ITWeb speaks to Microsoft’s Mark Chaban and Lillian Barnard about Copilot, artificial intelligence, cloud and skills in Africa.

DevicesAug 25, 2023

ITWeb TV launches, offering in-depth video content

Featuring interviews with SA’s ICT newsmakers, ITWeb TV spotlights the trends, issues and companies shaping the sector.

InnovationsJan 18, 2023

Shake up in VC/start-up funding in 2023

An outlook for what we can expect to see in the start-up space in the year ahead.

InnovationsDec 19, 2022

Start-ups and venture capital: a year in review

With a depressed global economy, how has South Africa’s venture capital and start-up scene fared in 2022?


VMware is bringing it all together

Managing multicloud just got a lot easier; this is the key message coming from vFORUM, which was held in Sandton today.


Could you fall in love with an AI?

What kind of world are we creating where an AI learns to fit our companionship requirements?

CIO ZoneOct 29, 2021

CIO Survey: Confidence in CIOs growing, along with IT budgets

Brainstorm editor revealed the preliminary results of the 2021 CIO Survey last night.

FeaturesJul 20, 2021

Future-ready radio

In an age of globally accessible digital content, terrestrial radio is under attack. How will it fight back?

ChannelApr 9, 2021

Bend me, fold me, any way you want me

Foldable and rollable; there are some new dynamic screen technologies coming to the device market, but will they be a hit?

FeaturesFeb 4, 2021

The digital bond broker

MortgageMe has taken a digital touch to the paper-heavy bond application process.