Our Team

With a legacy spanning over 80 years, TBCS has earned the trust of customers when it comes to its storage and logistics requirements. Our success can be attributed to the exceptional individuals who make up our team. Each member brings their unique expertise, unwavering commitment, and a genuine interest in understanding our customers’ products and needs.

What sets our team apart is our relentless attention to detail and a shared passion, we have assembled a team that can be trusted to deliver exceptional service at every stage. From our management team to our dedicated staff on the ground, each individual at TBCS takes an active interest in our customers’ businesses. We go above and beyond to understand their specific requirements and tailor our solutions to meet their unique challenges. This customer-centric approach is ingrained in our culture, and it drives us to exceed expectations time and time again.

We pride ourselves on the talent, dedication, and reliability of our team. Our professionals are well-versed in the intricacies of cold storage, shipping, logistics and warehousing, ensuring that every aspect of the process is meticulously managed. We stay up-to-date with industry advancements and best practices, constantly refining our skills to provide the highest level of service. Experience the difference that our dedicated team brings to the table.



Shatho is a highly motivated and goal-oriented professional who has consistently achieved success throughout his career. With a wealth of leadership and business management experience spanning several years in the industry, he has honed his skills in creating operational centres of excellence and delivering exceptional results.

Driven by a strong sense of business acumen, ethics, and leadership, Shatho excels in formulating winning strategies that have been further strengthened by his international experience. He possesses the ability to guide, nurture, and inspire his team, especially during challenging economic times, ensuring they consistently deliver outstanding outcomes.

Throughout his career, Shatho has had numerous interactions with customers, and he firmly believes in fostering win-win outcomes that drive growth and positively contribute to the economy. He places great value on respecting every employee without compromise, going the extra mile to cultivate a conducive working environment while delivering exceptional customer service. By bringing together all the pieces of the operation, he effectively supports and collaborates with employees and suppliers, ultimately benefiting everyone involved. 

Guided by a strong faith, Shatho remains humble, calm, and results-oriented in his approach to business. He is dedicated to achieving success while maintaining integrity and focusing on long-term goals. With his exceptional leadership skills and commitment to excellence, Shatho consistently creates an environment that promotes growth and cultivates success.



Iviwe joined the dynamic Management Team at Table Bay Cold Storage in 2022, bringing her expertise as the Financial and Admin Manager to the Group. With a strong focus on efficiency and team performance, she takes great pride in ensuring her team delivers exceptional results. Her tenacity and ability to bring out the best in her colleagues have made a significant impact on the day-to-day operations of the company.

At TBCS, Iviwe has played a crucial role in providing financial and administrative solutions to clients, making their journey with the company a pleasant experience. She recognizes and appreciates the unique and authentic culture at TBCS, where there is a strong sense of belonging for the entire team. She often highlights that the company treats and values each individual as a person, not just a number, emphasizing TBCS’s commitment to creating a supportive and inclusive work environment.

Ethics play a vital role in Iviwe’s professional life, and she aligns herself with the strong ethical values upheld by TBCS. She believes in conducting business with integrity and maintaining high moral standards. Guided by the motto “There is Grace for every Season,” Iviwe embraces the philosophy of finding resilience and strength in challenging times. She navigates her professional and personal life with grace, adapting to different circumstances and finding solutions that lead to success.

As the Financial and Admin Manager, Iviwe continues to contribute to the growth and success of TBCS, ensuring the company maintains its reputation for excellence in financial management and administrative operations. Her dedication, leadership, and commitment to the team and clients make her an invaluable asset to the organization.



In 2000, Andre joined TBCS as the IT Manager, bringing his expertise and passion for technology to the company. His contributions have had a significant impact on the operational aspect of the business, as he has spearheaded upgrades, developments, and system implementations that have improved efficiency and productivity.

Andre recognizes the importance of attention to detail in his role as the Operations Manager, understanding that even the smallest aspects can greatly influence the daily operations of the business. He takes pride in his responsibility for ensuring smooth operations and maintaining a clear understanding of how the IT systems work and how the operational flow needs to align with them. Each day brings a new challenge, and Andre embraces these opportunities for growth and learning, grateful to be doing what he loves while making a meaningful impact in his role.

Being part of the ever-changing landscape of the cold storage and logistics industry, Andre plays an integral role at TBCS. He thrives on challenges and adapts swiftly to industry shifts, constantly staying updated with the latest technological and operational advancements. As a leader, he encourages his staff to give their best and emphasizes the importance of each team member’s contribution to delivering exceptional service to the clients they serve.

Throughout his interactions with the team, Andre consistently emphasizes the phrase “Keep the main thing, the main thing.” He understands the importance of staying focused on the core objectives and priorities, ensuring that the team remains aligned and focused on delivering excellence.

Andre’s dedication, expertise, and commitment to his team and the clients they serve make him an invaluable asset to TBCS. His passion for technology, coupled with his leadership skills, allows him to navigate the ever-evolving operational landscape while driving innovation and delivering outstanding results.



Nico joined Table Bay Cold Storage (TBCS) in 2012 as the Technical Manager, bringing with him a wealth of experience and a passion for problem-solving and contributing to innovative solutions. His commitment to staying updated with industry developments and opportunities is a testament to his dedication to continuous improvement.

Nico’s technical expertise and practical thinking stem from his early years as an electrical apprentice in the copper mines of Namaqualand. He acquired valuable knowledge during this time, which he later enhanced by achieving his N5 Certificate and becoming a registered installation electrician. With over 35 years of experience spanning various industries, Nico is often referred to as a “jack of all trades.” However, it is his mastery in multiple areas that truly sets him apart and makes him an indispensable asset to TBCS.

In a rapidly evolving technological landscape, Nico firmly believes that age is no barrier to learning something new. He understands the importance of embracing change, both in the working environment and in life in general. With his adaptable mindset, Nico remains open to new ideas and approaches, consistently seeking ways to improve processes and overcome challenges.

Nico’s unwavering belief in adaptability extends beyond the professional sphere; he advocates for being flexible and open to change in both work and personal environments. By embodying this mindset, he sets an example for his team and encourages a culture of agility and growth.

As the Technical Manager, Nico plays a pivotal role in TBCS, ensuring that the company remains at the forefront of technological advancements and maintains efficient operations. His ability to problem-solve, coupled with his commitment to continuous learning, enables him to overcome obstacles and seize opportunities for improvement.

Nico’s technical acumen, practical experience, and adaptability make him an invaluable member of the TBCS team. His contributions enable the company to stay ahead in a dynamic industry, ensuring that TBCS remains at the forefront of technical innovation and operational excellence.



Colin’s journey with Table Bay Cold Storage (TBCS) began in 2000 when he joined as a Stores Accountant. During his time in this role, he developed a keen interest in the area of Food Safety and HACCP (Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points), a crucial food safety program. Motivated to expand his knowledge and expertise, Colin pursued the necessary qualifications, leading to his promotion as the Compliance Manager for the Group.

As the Compliance Manager, Colin shoulders the responsibility of ensuring that TBCS remains compliant with both local and EU regulatory requirements, particularly in the areas of exports and imports. His role is critical to upholding the business’s promise to its customers, ensuring that every product passing through TBCS receives the utmost care and adheres to the highest food safety standards.

Colin takes great pride in implementing, developing, and updating all food safety and quality protocols at TBCS. The company’s HACCP compliance leads to regular audits by various competent authorities, including the Department of Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF), the National Regulator for Compulsory Specifications (NRCS), and the Perishable Products Export Control Board (PPECB), among others. Colin’s mission is to achieve 100% compliance during these audits, which necessitates a meticulous approach to temperature control programs and the maintenance of comprehensive registers to verify all aspects of food safety.

While Colin is dedicated to his role, he also believes in maintaining balance in life. He embraces the “work hard, play hard” philosophy and finds immense satisfaction in being part of the motivated TBCS team that strives to achieve its strategic goals. Contributing to the accomplishment of these goals fuels his drive and dedication.

Colin’s expertise, attention to detail, and unwavering commitment to compliance make him an invaluable asset to TBCS. His continuous efforts to uphold the highest food safety standards ensure that the company maintains its reputation as a trusted provider of exceptional quality products.

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