EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT

Afrigistics is a specialised logistics management company offering a comprehensive range of transport services and supply chain solutions to, from and within Africa. We understand the complexities associated with trading in Africa, which means that we have the right people, systems and strategic partnerships to enable us to continuously exceed our clients’ expectations.

Afrigistics is proudly a Level 4 BEE Contributor.

Chris van den Berg

CEO & Founder

Chris is CEO and Founder of Afrigistics. Having previously headed up the international supply chain division for the largest FMCG retailer in Africa, he has travelled extensively in Africa and has a thorough knowledge and understanding of the intricacies and unique nature of doing business in Africa. With more than 20 years’ experience, he has a passion for the logistics industry and for implementing supply chain solutions that reduces risk and adds value to its customers. Chris holds a B. Comm. degree from Stellenbosch University.

Philip Jacobs

Operations Director

Philip heads up Operations for the company.  He is highly knowledgeable and experienced in international supply chain logistics and combined with this, fanatical about customer service.  Together with his Operations team, they won’t leave any stone unturned to ensure service levels are met and expectations exceeded.  Philip holds a Honours degree in Logistics Management from Stellenbosch University.

Jacobie Adriaanse

Business Development Manager

After finishing a 12 year professional rugby career, Jacobie initially joined Afrigistics in the operations department and was soon promoted to Business Development Manager.  With his knowledge of the logistics chain and passion for people, he is responsible for our customer relationships, sales and marketing functions.  Being a master multitasker, the busier the workload, the more efficient he becomes.  Jacobie holds a B. Comm. degree from the University of Stellenbosch.

Belinda Lunt

Financial Manager

Belinda is responsible for financial management within Afrigistics.  Having many years’ experience working for corporate printing companies with international subsidiaries, Belinda is very effective, meticulous and hands-on in leading all stages of the company’s financial processes.  Belinda holds a Bachelor of Accounting degree from UNISA.

Zhieer Allie

Clearing Department Manager

Zhieer heads up the Customs Clearing Department of Afrigistics.  With a career that started in International Banking, he has a thorough understanding of international trade and all Customs related matters.  He manages the relationships with all cross border clearing agents as well as external role players like SARS and inspection governing bodies.  Zhieer holds National Diplomas in Banking as well as Cost & Management Accounting from CPUT.

Tenille van Heerden

Logistics Manager

Tenille is our expert in supply chain & logistics process optimization and international legislative requirements.  With her wealth of experience, very focused approach and keen eye for detail, she is responsible for key accounts management and project related business.  Tenille holds a Masters degree in Logistics Management from Stellenbosch University.