Our Team & Management

NORDBAK personnel have a high degree of professionalism and innovative ideas, using a wide range of products together with the ability and expertise to recognize and solve customer problems, which exist in a variety of areas. We have trained contractors that apply the entire range of NORDBAK products. Equipment repairs can be undertaken on-site or in-house, depending on the nature of the repair. These contractors have years of experience, with an intimate knowledge of the NORDBAK product range and their special properties. NORDBAK regional offices and agents in major centres have adopted all NORDBAK’s business policies, with a commitment to quality and service excellence.

Mark Anthony Beyl

Executive Director

Graduating from RAU in 1989 with a B-PROC degree, Mark also completed National Service with his final rank as Captain; as well as completing his clerkship from 1991 to 1992. He was admitted as an Attorney in March 1993.

Practising litigation attorney for own account since 1993 under the name of Mark-Anthony Beyl Attorneys in Johannesburg. Currently, Senior Partner at Mark-Anthony Beyl Attorneys, specialising in High Court litigation, providing private and medium-sized commercial clients with general advice, drawing agreements. Court work examiner for the Legal Practice Council, in moderating the Court work module for the attorneys board examination.

I am an avid marlin fisherman, achieving provincial colours and PROTEA Colours.

Roy Gardiner

Executive Director - Operations

Roy was educated at the Witwatersrand Technical College, Universities of Johannesburg, Cape Town, and UNISA, where he studied Analytical Chemistry, Business Management and Finance, Roy has worked in R&D on product development for the past 45 years.

Roy worked at Nordbak between 2000 and 2013 in the Research and Development section and was the Technical Director. After retiring from Nordbak in 2013 he was asked to join as a director in 2021.

Parallel to this Roy had a passion for Cosmetic science and was a member of the Steering Committee for the 1999 International Federation of Societies of Cosmetic Chemists Conference as well as Chairperson of the IFSCC 2012 Congress held in South Africa. He was President of the IFSCC during 2012/13.He has also served in many key roles in Coschem, the South African Society of Cosmetic Chemists including Council Member, Management Committee Member, Treasurer and President. He was instrumental in developing the notes and implementing the very successful Cosmetic Science Diploma Correspondence Course.

Andrew Gardiner

Executive Director - Finance

Andrew began his career at KPMG Financial Services in Johannesburg. He lived in Tanzania and Zambia from 2013 to 2019 and held high level positions as well as being profit responsible for multi-national companies involved in supply chain and projects in these geographies.

Andrew completed his B-Comm Financial management and Honours Accounting Science degrees at UNISA. He defines his inspiration as follows “Discipline is the refining fire by which talent becomes ability.”

Andrews’ passion is to continue to build a strong internal operation here at Nordbak for the benefit of all outside stakeholders particularly our customers who rely on us for quality, service and support in their challenging industries and environments.

Zyn Dry

Sales Director

Zyn oversees all aspects related to sales in the local market.

Zyn has been with the company for 15 years. Prior to that, he spent 18 years as a sales manager in a flameproof and dustproof lighting manufacturing company and prior to that he spent 17 years as a sales manager in a large company that supplied high voltage cable couplers to the open cast mining industry.

Zyn qualified as an electrician at the SAR&H and has an MBA diploma achieved at Damlin business college.

In his spare time, Zyn enjoys woodwork and fishing.

Deon Henning

Contracts Director

Deon is responsible for Contracts Department and all our operations / on-site work at our customers.

Deon has been with Nordbak for 14 years. Prior to that Deon was the General Manager of a Coating Company and prior to that he has worked at the Department of Correctional Services for 22 years.

Deon completed a diploma in Security Management at Technicon SA, He is also a Director for Nordbak Chemical Applicators since 2016 and a Director for Speakeasy Inc. (Panama) since 2019.

In his spare time he enjoys long walks and gyms in the morning. He believes that “Met grysheid kom wysheid.”

We as Nordbak have excellent products and are known as the “preferred supplier” in the African market. This inspires me to add excellent field support to the sales team to the best of my abilities.

Anton Kaber

Export Director

Anton Kaber, Export Director leads the Export Department, being responsible for all Export activities. Anton has been with the company for more than three years, prior he held several sales positions within the Export sector with more than 10 years’ experience within the field. Anton holds a certificate in Export Management.

In his spare time Anton enjoys traveling and spending time with his family. Anton is motivated and driven by placing customer needs and expectations first. Anton believes in meeting customer needs and exceeding expectations and takes inspiration from the following quote “If you aim higher than you expect, you could reach higher than you dreamed

Jacqueline Murphy

Administrative Director

Jackie is the Administrative Director and her duties include but are not limited to assisting the Financial Director in Managing Finance at Nordbak, Performing all SARS duties, liaising with auditors in the compilation of AFS and the Management of full administrative duties.

Jackie has been with the company for 2 years. Prior to that, she spent over 10 years at a chemical manufacturing company in JHB South with the last 6 years as the Financial and HR Manager.

Jackie graduated from UNISA with a BCOM Specializing in HR and thereafter a BCOM HONS Specializing in Business Management. Since completing her BCOM HONS, Jacqueline as also obtained her LLB Law Degree through UNISA and a Degree in Taxation through SAIT [South African Institute of Taxation]. She is an active Tax Advisor and member of SAIT (The South African Institute of Taxation) as well as SABP, (The South African Board of People Practices).