Métier continues to explore viable expansion opportunities in all markets to enable it to grow market share and earnings. The short-term strategy is to ensure that the existing operations continue to operate successfully in order to generate earnings, reduce gearing and increase operating cash flows.
MANAGEMENT OF MÉTIER
Métier’s managing director and key employees have more than 80 years’ combined experience within the ready-mixed concrete market.
Jürgens Du Toit
National Diploma in Civil Engineering (Technikon Pretoria)
Jürgens has obtained a wealth of experience in the mining and building materials industries over the past 24 years. He has held senior management positions in several aggregates and ready-mix businesses in South Africa, Botswana and Lesotho.
BAcc (Rhodes University), Chartered Accountant (SA)
Stacey is a qualified chartered accountant with five years commercial management experience. She has accounting, tax and financial experience from eight years with KPMG. Stacey is responsible for all administrative and financial aspects of the business taking over from Richard Thompson.
National maintenance manager
BScHons (Environmental Management) (University of Natal, Durban), NHD: Civil Engineering (Technikon Natal)
Doug has extensive experience in construction and project management gained from over 26 years with Bosch & Associates Consulting Engineers; Murray & Roberts and his own construction business. His focus is on new projects and maintenance management taking over from Wayne Witherspoon.
Regional Manager, Northern Region
National Higher Diploma in Civil Engineering (Technikon Witswatersrand)
Glen has extensive experience in the ready-mixed concrete and aggregates industry and held various senior positions in the technical, production and commercial sectors of Lafarge South Africa for 16 years. He joined Métier in 2011 to contribute to the expansion and establishment of Métier’s footprint in Gauteng.
Regional Manager, Eastern Region
National Diploma in Civil Engineering (Technikon Natal)
Gregg has extensive experience in the ready-mixed concrete and aggregates industry. He held various management positions in the technical, production and commercial departments of Lafarge South Africa for 10 years. Gregg is a civil technician and concrete technologist and joined Métier in 2007.
Human Resource Manager
BSocSci (Hons) (University of KwaZulu-Natal), BSocSci (University of Natal, Durban), Cert: Retail Management (UNISA) and Cert: Practical Labour Law (UCT)
Ceri has extensive experience in human resources gained from eight years with the Foschini Retail Group. She joined Métier with a focus on training, human development, employee performance and talent management. Ceri joined Métier in 2013.