Abubakr Dawood Karim is responsible for all material handling assets from inception to its life end cycle. I joined the company in November 1987 then known as Barlow Handling and still enjoying it 33 years later.
Senior General Manager
Robin joined Barloworld in 2010. During his time Robin and his family spent 4 years living in Russia running Agro Machinery, a company owned by Barloworld Agriculture. He is married to Cheryl and has an 18 year old son. Robin enjoys classic cars and also rides motorcycles.
Business Development Manager
Rory started at Barloworld Handling in 1996 as an area sales manager . He was then promoted to National Sales GM based at head office in Boksburg. Rory left Barlow Handling for 10 years and rejoined BHBW in 2016 as Sales Director. Rory is now the National Key and Major account Exec for BHBW
Clifford has been in the service industry his entire working career. He started out as an apprentice and steadily climbed the corporate ladder. He is customer focused and service driven. His believe is to build relationships and not just do business
David is an experienced business development manager who has recently returned from working abroad where he managed a Hyster dealership in the Middle East and worked for the Hyster European headoffice in the UK. He is a high-energy sales GM with a unbridled passion for the Yellow & Black brand.
Senior General Manager
Iain is a seasoned finance professional who has 20 years post articles experience in a variety of industries from financial services to manufacturing. Iain is a results orientated leader with exceptional interpersonal skills and a determination to grow companies, achieve efficiencies, mitigate risks and build sustainable businesses which will leave a proud legacy.
She is responsible for leading the human resources department, with a focus on developing and executing recruiting, talent acquisition and employee relations strategies. She oversees HR programs and initiatives that enhance the employee experience and partners with leaders across the organization. Over 15 years’ experience and a degree in Human Resources Management
Chief Information Officer
Christina joined the Barloworld Group in 1988 and has held various roles in Finance and IT, servicing various Business Units within the Group. In March 2017, with the creation of the BHBW joint venture, she was appointed to the position of Chief Information Officer responsible for IT operations within the company.
Karin De Villiers
National Marketing Manager
Communications Specialist with experience spanning over 10 years in various fields, sectors and industries. Responsible for the planning, development and implementation of the marketing and communication strategies and public relations activities, both external and internal. Ensuring that best practice of marketing techniques is applied at all times.
Experienced Finance Director with a demonstrated history of working in the business supplies and equipment industry. Skilled in Business Planning, Managerial Finance, Business Process Improvement, Business Strategy and Forecasting. A strong business development professional with a Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com (Hons)) focused in Accounting from the University of Pretoria.