Dr Grobler obtained her Master’s degree, cum laude, at the University of Pretoria, before a bursary allowed her to study a Doctorate of Commerce (Informatics) degree at the University of Delft in the Netherlands. After lecturing for seven years at the University of Pretoria, she started her own company in 1996, which focused on IT training. Three years later, when the company was purchased, she was appointed as Managing Director of the Learning division. It was then purchased by Bytes Technology Group in 2004 and she continued in her role as MD, while also being appointed to the executive management team of Bytes Technology Group. She also enjoys a role as Director of Studies at the Bill Venter Academy.