Experience

  • Managing Director

    at Spedag South Africa

    January 2013 - May 2017

    Gauteng

    I was headhunted by M & R Spedag (Swiss owned international clearing and forwarding company) to head up their South African division as MD. My overall responsibility was to manage the RSA offices and make the division sustainable, which I achieved after two years.

  • Senior Project Manager

    at SABEX (SAB Miller, Africa and Asia)

    January 2006 - December 2012

    Gauteng

    I worked as a project manager in Africa and enjoy the challenges and applying the learnings, I have gained in the various industries I have been exposed to. From 2007 to May 2013, I implemented and managed the project related supply chain, including procurement and logistics for SAB Miller during their expansion drive into Africa, meeting the strategic goals of the second biggest brewer in the world at the time.

  • Senior Logistics Project Manager

    at Micor Projects

    August 1998 - December 2005

    Gauteng

    In 1998, I entered the freight forwarding industry and developed a clear understanding of the processes and procedures surrounding international freight movement, port operations and customs procedures. From 2001, I specialized in CAPEX, OPEX and abnormal cargo movements. Examples of the type projects I have been involved in are as follows: • Managed the supply chain and logistics for a major construction company building a methanol plant on Bioko Island, Equatorial Guinea. • Managed the supply chain for a major mining company building a new mine in Bamako, Mali. • Developing and managing the supply chain for a major brewer building new brewing plants in various African countries, including Southern Sudan, Angola, Zambia, Tanzania and Uganda.

Education

  • PMP

    at PMI

    2010 - 2010 (1 year)

  • Certificate in International Freight Management and Administration for Importers and Exporters

    at UNISA

    1996 - 1996 (1 year)

Languages

  • English Native

  • Afrikaans Native

Hives