inspired…

what we have in common:

  • we don’t take ourselves too seriously
  • we love what we do
  • we care for one another
  • we have loads of passion for fruit
  • we are grateful for our opportunities
  • we value relationships more than the product
  • we don’t see obstacles, we see opportunities

The Old Guard

Front: Dr Aart Louw (Chief Researcher and Plant Breeder), Willem Schmidt (Managing Director), Bob Dunley-Owen (General Manager Packhouse & Marketing).
Back: Garth Brokensha (General Manager – Farming), Thys Botes (Financial Manager).

Hectorspruit Packhouse Team

Front: Themba Nobunga (Assistant Transport Manager)

Second Row: Jabulane Ngomane (Bulk Supervisor), Orbert Masinga (Pre-pack Supervisor).

Third row: Christinah Maseko (Packhouse Manager: Low’s Creek), Bob Dunley-Owen (General Manager Packhouse & Marketing).

Back: Lean van Schalkwyk (Manager: Packhouse, Logistics & Marketing), Schalk Potgieter (Assistant Packhouse Manager Hectorspruit).

Neofresh Academy

Front: Lean van Schalkwyk (Manager: Packhouse, Logistics & Marketing)
Sinnah Fekwayo (Training Manager)

Back: Bob Dunley-Owen (General Manager: Packhouse & Marketing)

Nelspruit Office

Front: Ria Walshe (Administration Manager/Accountant), Maud de Bruin (Debtors Clerk), Carlien Chapman (Creditors Clerk).

Back: Thys Botes (Financial Manager), Lynette Pieterse (Inventory Clerk)

Hectorspruit Admin Team

Front: Dorries Mazibuko (Admin Clerk: Accounts), Joyce Mhlaba (Admin Clerk), Sinnah Fekwayo (Training Manager)
Back: Promise Ndlovu (Admin Clerk: Payroll), Irene van der Bank (Admin Manager- Operations)

Marketing Team

Front: Lean van Schalkwyk (Manager: Packhouse, Logistics & Marketing), Elzette Schutte (Export Manager)
Back: Willem Schmidt (Managing Director), Bob Dunley-Owen (General Manager: Packhouse & Marketing)

Mozambican Project

Front: Mareika Botha (Administration Clerk Mozambique)
Second Row: Willem Schmidt (Managing Director), Mieg Botha (Farm Manager: Mozambique)
Back: Garth Brokensha (General Manager – Farming)

Research & Development Team

Front: Willem Schmidt (Managing Director)
Second Row: Dr. Aart Louw (Chief Researcher & Plant Breeder), Magriet van der Linde (Researcher & Plant Breeder), Philile Makhubela (Assistant Research Technician)
Third Row: Velaphi Mnisi (Assistant Research Technician), Stephen Nazo (Research Technician), Garth Brokensha (General Manager – Farming)

Low’s Creek Team

Front: Christinah Maseko (Packhouse Manager: Low’s Creek), Tinah Maphanga (Admin Clerk)
Back: Doug Tapson (Farm Manager: Low’s Creek)

Farming Team

Front: Xolani Mashaba (Farm Manager)
Second Row: Garth Brokensha (General Manager – Farming), Abel Shabangu (Assistant Farm Manager), Doug Tapson (Farm Manager: Low’s Creek)
Back: Michael Ncabane (Farm Supervisor), Raymond Mkhabela (Farm Manager: Kenworthy)

Maintenance Team

Front: David Nkosi
Second row: Henry Nkosi & Raymond Mkhabela
Third row: Sizwe Nkomo & Joe Shabangu
Fourth row: Kobus Raath
Fifth row: Doug Tapson

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