Hetzner South Africa was founded in 1999 and by 2019 in Cape Town by Hans Wencke. The company has grown to have more than 50k clients for web hosting, domain registration, servers, vps and related web services. Hetzner South Africa has now renamed or rebranded to Xneelo.
Xneelo pronounced X-nee-lo is inspired by a Latin phrase that translates into the ability to ‘create something out of nothing’
Though, Xneelo (Hetzner South Africa) should not be confused with Germany Webhosting Company Hetzner Online GmbH, Xneelo was co-found by Hans Wencke, a German.