Scaw Metals Group

Executive Team

Markus Hannemann
Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Markus is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) at Scaw with effect from 1 August 2013. Markus, a qualified Mechanical Engineer with a Master of Business Administration degree specialising in st​rategy and transformation management, has extensive experience within the Scaw Metals Group. Read more...


Patrick Malaza
Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

A qualified CA (SA), Patrick also holds a B Com from the University of Fort Hare and a Bachelor in Accountancy from the University of Witwatersrand. Previously, he was the CFO at Central Rand Gold Ltd. His experience also includes senior roles at Transnet Freight Rail. Read more...

George Katergarakis
Executive Head: Wire Rod Products / Haggie Operations

George Katergarakis was appointed to the position of Wire Rod Products and Sales & Marketing on in 2016. He obtained his BTech Me​tallurgical Engineering from t​he University of Johannesburg and is in the final stages of completing his MBA. George started with Scaw as a Trainee Metallurgist in February 1992. Read more...

Steve Van Wyk
Executive Head of Scaw Operations

Steve is the Head of Scaw Operations at Scaw Metals Group. A qualified Metallurgical Engineer from Wits University after he was awarded a bursary opportunity by Scaw in 1990. While at Scaw, Steve has performed various metallurgical roles i​n the Rolled Products Division before taking on the role of Production Manager, Morgan Mill at Scaw’s Union Junction plant in 1999. Read more...        

Ray Abrahams
Executive Head of Technical, Projects and Union Junction Services

Ray is the Head of Technical, Projects and Union Junction Services from 2016. Ray obtained his BSc Mech Eng from the University of the Witwatersrand in 1996 and his Government Certificate of Competency in December 2000. He is also registered with ECSA as Professional Engineer. Read more...

Bheka Khumalo
Executive Head of Human Resources

Bheka Khumalo is responsible for all respons​ibilities related to Executive Head Human Resources effective from 1 April 2014. Bheka joined Scaw Metals Group in August 2013 as Executive Manager: Strategy, in the office of the Executive Chairman. Read more...​​​

Gerrit Van Wyk
Executive Head of Professional Services

Gerrit Van Wyk is the Executive Head of Professional Services, which includes Information Technology, Procurement and Risk reporting to him. Gerrit has been a non-Executive Director for Scaw South Africa, a position which he has since relinquished as a result of his new role. Read more...​​

Dudu Ndlovu
Executive Head of Public Affairs and Communications

Dudu joined Scaw Metals in December 2012 as Head of Public Affairs and Communications. Her focus at Scaw is to position the corporate brand to local and international stakeholders, including government, media, communities as well as the investor community. Read more...

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