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GH Rhodes BCom, CA(SA)
Managing Director: Nashua Office Automation
Appointed 1981
Born 12 November 1954

Graham completed his high school studies at Glenwood High School, followed by his Bachelor of Commerce and Chartered Accountancy degrees through the University of Natal Durban Campus. He passed the Board examination in 1980.

He joined Barlows Tractor Division in 1981 and has enjoyed a number of job promotions and transfers around the country. In 1988 he was transferred to Nashua as financial manager, becoming financial director in 1991, and general manager in 2005.

He was appointed managing director of Nashua Office Automation on 1 October 2008.


CN Scoble BBusSci
Managing director: Nashua Mobile
Appointed 1 August 1996
Born 26 January 1961

Chris was born in Cape Town in 1961. He was educated at Rondebosch Boys’ High. After completion of his National Service he attended UCT where he obtained a Bachelor of Business Science degree, majoring in economics and marketing.

In 1985 Chris joined Nashua as facsimile product manager. He was promoted to marketing manager in 1991 and was appointed to the Nashua board in 1992 as marketing director. In 1993 he assumed the sales portfolio. He was appointed managing director of Nashua Office Automation in 1996 and on 1 October 2008 became managing director of Nashua Mobile.


MCA Maddox BA Econ (Hons) (Victoria University of Manchester, UK); Snr Exec Prog I & II (Wits); Snr Exec Prog III (Harvard); Advanced Marketing UCT/Wits)
Group managing director: Nashua Electronics
Appointed in 1983
Born 17 June 1961, Manchester, UK

Martin has been employed by Reunert since his arrival in South Africa from the UK in 1983. He held the position of group product manager from 1988 to 1990 and was appointed marketing manager until 1991. He was made a director in 1991 and held the position of marketing director, then group marketing director until his appointment in 1997 to the position of managing director: Panasonic Systems Company. Martin has held the position of group managing director since 1999.

He is vice-chairman of the Consumer Electronics Association.


DP van der Bijl MSc (Elec Eng) Wits, MSc (Aerospace) Cranfield UK
Chief operating officer: Reutech
Appointed 17 July 2008
Born 31 March 1956

Peter started his career at Denel (Kentron) in 1979 working on the design of missiles and progressed via various management positions to spending eight years in export marketing. Between 2000 and 2005, he was marketing director for the French design company GECI , based in Paris after which he joined African Defence Systems (a Thales subsidiary in South Africa) as GM of the Land and Joint business.

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