We have managed to maintain this commitment through a combination of on-the-ground experts across the Engineering, Environmental Sustainability, ISO Management Systems, Supply Chain and Product Regulatory Compliance industries and through digital resources that yield efficiency, accuracy, visibility and consistency. Our industry experts work across 20 countries on a daily basis to help global brands, manufacturers, suppliers and state owned organisations achieve quality excellence and business sustainability.
Our team comprises of seasoned business leaders and industry experts across the Engineering, Environmental Sustainability, Conformity Assessment and Supply Chain with a proven track record of accomplishments of good quality service provision to our customers, ensuring that their requirements are met consistently and efficiently.
Leading Role: Technical Operations
Expertise: Trade Compliance, Testing
(RF, EMC, Safety & Energy Efficiency),
Inspections, Certification & Accreditation.
Thabiso has extensive knowledge and experience in the Conformity Assessment industry, which includes Testing, Inspection, Certification and Accreditation. With his Electronic Engineering background, he was able to assume various roles in the Product Compliance and Certification divisions within the South African Bureau of Standards (SABS), which has allowed for his confidence and broad understanding of the industry.
Leading Role: Global Supply Chain Projects
Expertise: Finance, Sales & Marketing, Supply Chain Management, I.T
Ares has great expertise in trade compliance, supply chain, logistics and warehousing operations across various markets. He is skilled in organizational leadership and corporate governance. His previous roles included leading a value chain in manufacturing, distribution and supply of electrical products to top retailers across the African continent.
Leading Role: Business Development
Expertise: Business Strategy, Sales, Explosion Prevention Technology, Rotating Machines, Legal Metrology, Electronics & Appliances, Lighting & Optics.
Isaac has forged many relationships across the globe, and is well positioned in AFCOB to exercise this skillset in driving AFCOB to achieve its mission. He previously held senior Inspector at the NRCS and then later moved to the South African Bureau of Standards (SABS), Isaac has worked with leading LED lighting manufacturers in Europe and Asia for several years
Leading Role: Business Operations
Expertise: Trade Compliance, Quality Management
Taboka is a goal oriented individual with a pleasant personality and a tenacity that knows no restrictions. An aspiring business leader determined to make an impact in the Conformity Assessment community by solving problems in an effective and creative manner whilst producing
Re-imagining Africa and creating a better life for all who live in it.
Making a positive impact in the lives of all Africans through seamless global trade facilitation and sustainability
At AFCOB, we embrace:
Digitalisation, Innovation, Customer Centricity, Efficiency & Integrity Because we believe these are the key drivers towards fulfilling our vision.”