Andries J van Heerden.
B.Eng (Mech), MBA (University of Stellenbosch), Government Certificate of Competence.
Chief Executive Officer.
Andries has extensive experience in operational management, strategic positioning, marketing and finance. In 2001, he joined the Prima Klipbrekers group as a director and he became managing director two years later. He left Prima in 2005 and formed a consortium which acquired the Lancaster Group, of which he became Chief Executive. Andries was instrumental in 2006 in the formation and listing of Afrimat from the merger of Prima and Lancaster. He was a finalist in the 2008 Ernst & Young World Entrepreneur Awards in the category Emerging Entrepreneur. He also sits on the board of Infrasors Holdings Limited as a non-executive director. .