SA's ICT industry is still reeling in shock and sadness after news of the death of IT personality Benjamin Mophatlane broke yesterday.

The Business Connexion (BCX) CEO and cofounder passed away at the age of 41 on Wednesday (17h30) after suffering a heart attack just before a meeting with Telkom was due to take place in Rosebank.

Tributes to the man dubbed one of SA's greatest entrepreneurs started pouring in via social media yesterday morning.