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.
Métier Mixed Concrete (VIDEO ‑ 3min09)
MANAGEMENT OF MÉTIER
Métier’s managing director and key employees have more than 80 years’ combined experience within the ready-mixed concrete market.
Kenneth has extensive experience in the ready-mixed concrete and aggregates industry. Kenneth spent 20 years in a building materials entity, holding various management positions. He was directly involved in the development of the ready-mixed concrete and quarrying business as a general manager. Kenneth’s extensive knowledge, expertise and passion for concrete manufacture led him to be a co-founder of Métier Mixed Concrete in KwaZulu-Natal in 2007. Kenneth Capes, was appointed the chief executive officer of Métier and also increased his area of responsibility in the Group to assist SepHold with its growth strategy as the business development director in March 2016. Kenneth’s extensive experience in building materials and proven deal-making skills will significantly contribute to the group’s expansion objectives.
BAcc (Rhodes University), Chartered Accountant (SA)
Stacey is a qualified chartered accountant with 5 years commercial financial management experience and widespread accounting, tax and financial experience from 8 years with one of the Big 4 Auditing firms, KPMG. Stacey joined Métier in October 2015, taking over responsibility for all administrative and financial aspects of the business.
National maintenance manager
BScHons (Environmental Management) (University of Natal, Durban), NHD: Civil Engineering (Technikon Natal)
Doug has extensive experience in the construction and project management environment gained from over 26 years with Bosch & Associates Consulting Engineers; Murray & Roberts and running his own construction business. He joined Métier in November 2015 with a key focus on new projects and maintenance management.
Jürgens Du Toit
NDip (Civil Engineering) (Technikon Pretoria), MDP (Gordon Institute for Business Science)
Jürgens has spent 21 years in various positions in the mining, quarrying and ready-mix industry as both a contractor and a supplier into the mining and construction sector. During this time he has also spent a number of years working in Botswana, Lesotho and Tanzania. He joined Métier in March 2016.
Regional Manager, Northern Region
NHCD (Wits Tech)
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
NDip (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), Cert: Practical Labour Law & Cert: Adv Human Resource Management (UCT)
Ceri has extensive experience in human resources gained from eight years with the Foschini Retail Group. She joined Métier with a key focus on training and development, as well as performance and talent management.