Our Team

Get to know our team and the people doing amazing work at Project O!

Main Branch

Yumna Patel Tyer

Chief Executive Officer

Our Co-founder always poises the question, “What is the most important step a person can take?”... Read more

 +27 83 500 8018


Faraaz Ismail


Our Co-Founder, born in a small town called Delareyville, is a Triple Major, Bachelor of Commerce graduate... Read more



Tasneem Kadwa

Chief Administrative Officer

The 23 year old Chief Administrative Officer completed a Bachelor of Education... Read more

 +27 ​73 593 7371


Ammaarah Gani Mia

Head of Tutoring

Ammaarah Gani is a 24 years old Wits graduate that has qualified with a Bachelor’s Degree... Read more

 +27 ​64 061 1288


Humairaa’ Ismail

Head of Projects

Humairaa’ is a third year BA student at Wits, majoring in Psychology & English... Read more

 +27 ​ 64 682 6613


Yusuf Laher

Head of Fundraising

Yusuf is part of the Freeway Group and has recently taken upon the position as Dealer Principal... Read more

 +27 ​84 777 8686


Muhammed Yaseen Patel

Head of Extra murals

Muhammed Yaseen is a 21 year old, first year, Education student at the University of Johannesburg... Read more

 +27 ​78 745 2901


Farzaana Cassim Saib

Head of Events

Born in 1997, Farzaana is 23 year old female graduate from The University of Witswatersrand... Read more

 +​27 83 479 6754