Our Leadership

Solid foundations. Focused management.

Management team

Gary is not only an awesome boss but he has his international honours in Masters Field Hockey!

Gary Davies

Chairman
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Gary founded Point in 2006 and brought years of experience and knowledge of the graphics and print industry from having been MD of one of the first Apple resellers in SA. He has founded a number of businesses in the print technology industry and was instrumental in bringing the digital delivery of adverts to newspapers in the late 90’s.

 

Gary established the first wide area network to remotely print reprographic files in South Africa for the FMCG industry. Gary has an MBA from Henley Business School and is passionate about social development and providing opportunities for those that have not been given access to opportunity.

 

He is enthusiastic about all sports including hockey, swimming, cricket, rugby, soccer and mountain biking and actively participates in triathlons.

Anthony is not scared of a challenge, evidenced by the more than a few IRONMAN accomplishments under his belt.

Anthony Swart

Managing Director
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Anthony has been the MD of Point since August 2011. He brings an extensive 18 years of brand consulting and design experience as well as six years in the retail industry experience to the company. Having spent almost two decades at The Brand Union in Johannesburg, eight years of which as CEO, Anthony has extensive management experience which he has applied to continuous the expansion of Point into key African and Middle Eastern markets.

 

Anthony has an undergraduate degrees in Industrial Psychology and Sociology from Wits, as well as a Masters in Management (Wits Business School) and an MBA from Oxford Brookes University.

 

His passions include family, rugby, sport in general and the challenge of creating business success in different cultures and markets.

Tanya might seem like she’s from the big city, but her former life was on a farm climbing mountains for Mountain Rescue.

Tanya Reddy

Services Director
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Tanya brings with her over 20 years of experience from her different roles in the printing industry starting in Design and Repro through various aspects of Litho and Flexo Printing including Advertising. Her areas of expertise include, Print and POSM Process, Risk Management, Supplier Management and Global Sourcing. Tanya is a Henley MBA Graduate.

 

Her principal focus is product and process innovation; however, she is passionate about disruptive innovation and is always looking for new ways to change the game.

Akhona is dynamite in a small package and a proud supporter of the Qhubeka foundation.

Akhona Makhaye

Legal & Governance Director
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Akhona has over ten years’ experience in Business Development. Her career began in Logistics and Distribution at the Imperial Group and Brandhouse Beverages, where she was involved in launching several new facilities.  In 2011 Akhona joined Point, and has played a key role in developing the Logistics, HR, Legal, Internship and Compliance functions of the Group. She currently manages Legal, Governance, B-BBEE and Training, and also oversees geographic expansion projects.

 

She has a B.Tech (Logistics) from Tshwane University, thereafter she qualified as Senior ParaLegal (cum laude), and is a member of the SA Institute of Directors.

Ray is always smiling which almost takes the focus off his stature (in other words he is really tall).

Ray Chasenski

Business Administration Director
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Ray is responsible for managing Point Group and all operating entities financial health and operational business performance. With over 25 years of experience, his expertise includes business operations analysis, financial performance management, and development of financial and operational business plans, people systems and risk management.

 

Ray has a passion for the marketing industry and has extensive experience in making businesses work in the Africa Middle East region. Educated at the University of Witwatersrand, he holds a B.Com and B.Acc degree and qualified as a Chartered Accountant after serving his articles at Deloitte.

Kevin is often out the office, so if you are looking for him we recommend trying Maputo.

Kevin Fleischer

Non Executive Director
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Kevin co-founded Point and has a background in finance and venture capital. His career has spanned Wall Street and the City of London, with a focus on structure finance and emerging markets. He was an Executive Committee member of SAVCA and is a fellow of the Aspen Institute’s Africa Leadership Initiative.

 

He has a B.A. from Wits and M.Phil. (Finance) from Oxford in the UK. He is involved in an extensive portfolio of businesses that includes film, financial services and consumer events, and is passionate about education and entrepreneurship.