|Su-Mari du Bruyn has 8 years’ experience in various supply chain roles in different industries including petro-chemical and electronic manufacturing.
Su-Mari’s most recent role was as Supply Chain Manager in the South African operation of a multinational electronic metering company. In this role Su-Mari was responsible for the strategic management of the supply chain which included full responsibility for contract negotiations, supporting global purchasing strategies, smart purchasing implementations, supplier quality assurance and coordinating the material cost improvement plan. In addition she was responsible for coordinating continuous improvement initiatives in a high volume electronic manufacturing plant. Su-Mari also has extensive experience in training, staff development and recruitment.
Su-Marí holds BComm (Human Resource Management) and BComm Hons (Logistics Management) degrees from the University of Stellenbosch and a Post Graduate Diploma (Management Practice) from the Graduate School of Business (University of Cape Town).
|Johann Koegelenberg has 19 years’ experience of which 16 years were in various roles in the South African operation of a multinational electronic metering company, including Logistics Manager, Quality Manager and Manufacturing Operations Manager. Prior to that, he was employed in a production optimization function in an electricity utility company.
As Manufacturing Operations Manager, Johann managed a team of 130 people and was responsible for all manufacturing operations, including Logistics, Purchasing, Manufacturing Engineering, Production, Quality, Health & Safety and Risk Management in a high volume electronic manufacturing facility. Johann has extensive manufacturing, logistics, quality and industrial relations experience. He has also gained international experience during the manufacturing implementation of a product in India during 2005.
Johann holds a BEng (Industrial Engineering) degree from the University of Stellenbosch and a BComm (Accounting and Business Management) degree from the University of South Africa. He also holds a MBA from the University of Stellenbosch Business School.
|Faith Williams has 23 years’ experience in various logistics roles in the South African operation of a multinational electronic metering company. Prior to that, she held various administrative roles in the automotive and manufacturing industries.
Faith’s logistics experience includes 3 years as a Stores & Stock Controller, 6 years as a Buyer & Planner, 7 years as Senior Buyer (including Planner & Scheduler functions) and 7 years as Logistics Manager for a high volume electronic manufacturing facility. Faith also has extensive experience in industrial relations.
As Logistics Manager, Faith managed a team of 10 people with the following key responsibilities: material planning, supplier scheduling, inventory management, procurement, sales order entry, production scheduling and shipping. She had overall accountability for the operational management of the supply chain, consisting of more than 80 suppliers located both locally and abroad. During the last 5 years Faith also occasionally acted as stand-in for the Operations Manager.