About MasterStart

MasterStart is the collaborative online partner of leading executive and business education providers, including, UCT GSB, WBS, Coventry and GIBS. Through these partnerships, we offer world-class online education and support the mandates of these institutions to provide transformational learning experiences for future-ready leaders and give rise to positive change across the globe through a humanised digital experience.

The MasterStart Mandate

MasterStart’s core focus is to offer a uniquely supportive approach to the online learning space. In a space where content has become impersonal, MasterStart’s mandate is to place human connection at the heart of everything it does
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“Our role as educators is to build confidence and empower people to go beyond simply acquiring new skills.  To create the opportunity for people to learn from each other as well as world-class experts, and begin learning conversations that last for years to come.”

– Ben Pike, MasterStart CEO

At the heart of MasterStart


All online courses are designed for professionals who want access to relevant resources through an adaptable online course design.


The course material translates theory into action and gives you a toolkit to apply in your working world.


Your course coordinators will support and nurture your progress throughout the course.


With human connection at the heart of everything we do, the courses go far beyond information and knowledge-gaining.

World-class certifications

We offer certified online short courses that are developed in partnership with leading business schools, universities and industry experts.

At MasterStart...

We are PASSIONATE about what we do, FLEXIBLE in our approach, GENUINE in our actions and are committed to THRIVING together!


Passion is at the heart of our company. We care deeply and are continuously innovating, and improving.


We embrace change - we see opportunities, not problems. We like to think big, and we practice agility, adventure, creativity, innovation and open-mindedness. You won’t find “impossible” in our vocabulary.


We do right by you and genuinely believe that education can change the world.


Teamwork makes the dream work. We learn, share, support, succeed and have fun together.


Be a human behind our humanised learning experience

We are looking for dedicated individuals who wish to work with an edtech business that is actively reshaping the way that online short courses and skills development are provided in Africa and beyond.

Our people are passionate about what we do, flexible in our approach and committed to thriving together.

If you are interested in working in a dynamic, fast-paced and fast-growing company, send your CV to [email protected]

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