SIS is driven and guided by its management. Our team of over 500 experienced and qualified staff maintain a sound reputation with clients and service providers alike. Strong management capability in each country supported by industry professionals, is the backbone of the services we provide. Despite challenging recruitment conditions and complex labour laws, we are proud of our diverse recruitment process and excellent staff retention.
The logistics industry in Africa can be challenging, however the combined experience of our professionals, strong and established teamwork and a healthy dose of practicality, ensure that we can deliver optimal solutions for our clients, whatever the circumstances.
SIS Group CEO
Chris founded SIS Inspections, initially in Zimbabwe and managed the regional growth and development of the firm over the past 2 decades. With over 30 years experience in the regional trade and logistics industry, he has initiated and implemented inspection services all over Africa and developed solutions for clients from every corner of the globe. As Group CEO, Chris oversees the company and takes particular responsibility for the strategy and business development. Chris holds a UK Bachelor of Science degree.
SIS Group COO
Loic joined as Chief Operations Officer in 2003, bringing with him 20 years of experience in the industry, developed at Socotec France and then the Intertek Group. His expertise covers all aspects of the inspections business. Loic is responsible for Group Operations and quality standards as well as marketing strategy and planning. He holds an Ingeneer en Agriculture ESITPA France.
Country Manager – ZIMBABWE
Gibson joined SIS Inspections in 1995. He initially held the role of Operations Manager for Zimbabwe and became Country Manager in 2012. His has a particular expertise in all aspects of commodity inspection, storage and management. Gibson previously worked for SGS Zimbabwe, where he focused on marketing and business development. He holds a BSc Agricultural Economics, a BA in Marketing and Dip Quality Assurance.
Country Manager – ZAMBIA
Charles has held the position of Country Manager for Zambia since the office was established in 1997. Prior to joining SIS Inspections, he held management positions at ZCF Finance Services and SGS. Zambia. Charles has extensive experience in agricultural credit management, inspection and collateral management and is qualified in commercial, contract and employment law. He holds a BA in Economics and and MBA.
Country Manager – MALAWI
William has held the position of Country Manager for Malawi since he joined in 1996. He came to SIS Inspections with previous experience particularly in shipping and freight forwarding. Over the past 18 years, William has built up a vast knowledge of agricultural inspections and logistics management. He holds a Certificate in management from the London Chamber of Commerce LCCI, Malawi.