Derrick Planting

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30 years in the corporate management disciplines of production, sales/ marketing locally & internationally.

He has worked at ICI, the Reed Group and then Chemical Services where he served as Managing Director of a number of group companies, a main Board Member & Chairman of various subsidiaries. This allowed him to appreciate all the processes and disciplines needed to make a success of both large multi-dimensional and small enterprises.

He understands Southern African Industry and more particularly the issues facing management.

He has spent the last 20 + years working in people and strategy integrations, which has covered Executive Search, Business Consulting & Broking plus numerous merger and acquisition deals.


  • Automotive
  • Banking / Financial
  • Consumer / Retail
  • Energy
  • Industrial


  • Non-Executive
  • Board
  • Consulting
  • Finance
  • Human Resources
  • Manufacturing
  • Marketing
  • Operations
  • Projects
  • Sales
  • Supply Chain

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