Board of Directors
Patrick is Managing Director. He started his career in the cleaning industry career in 1992 and his enthusiasm and passion for the industry is still as keen as ever. Pats is a sports lover (a self-confessed Arsenal and Jomo Cosmos fan), enjoys cricket and rugby and escapes to the bush for R&R whenever he can.
Chris is Operations Director with a sharp eye for detail and keeping things running smoothly. He’s a father of five, including gorgeous triplet girls. Chris is keen on sport, fun, spending time with good friends and being in the bush. He has a wicked sense of humour … a catalyst for trouble.
Geoffrey heads up our training division. With loads of experience and a passion for training, he has the knack of bringing out the very best in his students. Friendly, warm and nature-loving, you’ll find Geoffrey dressed as a game ranger on weekends, enjoying the great outdoors.
Jillian hails from the UK with a degree in hospitality, well-versed in the contract cleaning industry and its demands. Jill is a happily-married mum of two, an animal lover, keen gardener and cook. A champion of the underprivileged and abused, Jill’s motto is: “Nothing is Impossible” … and she walks the talk.
Always cheerful and enthusiastic, Obed enjoys working with a wide variety of people and learning new ways to add value to their lives. His family comes first, followed very closely by sport …
Jacqui is friendly and enjoys working with different individuals. She believes each person has a special gift meant to compliment others and that everything happens for a reason. She loves attending motivational and empowering functions and seminars. Her Philosophy: “Live each day as if it’s your last.”
Lettie has been a Financial Manager in the Motor Industry since 2000. Mother of 3 girls and guardian to 3 Boys and 1 Girl, Lettie loves life and loves what she does. When not poring over forecasts and budgets, you’ll find her outdoors with her hubby and kids. Lettie’s take on life? “You are what you think; therefore, always think bigger!”
Ben is an active, sporty person and loves the outdoors. He’s got a great sense of humour and is quick to see the funny side of life. Reckons it keeps him young. He also has a good work ethic and enjoys new challenges and daily achievements.
Evans was a Supervisor at Cleaning Africa 10 years ago. She left to join an industry colleague and was welcomed back to our staff this year as an Area Manager. She’s a dedicated team member who runs a tight ship, with a ‘firm but fair’ approach to her staff.
Billiard started with us as a driver in 2002, was soon promoted to supervisor and then became an Area Manager in 2012. Well-respected by all, Billiard enjoys running short marathons. A cricket and soccer fan, he’s been an avid Chiefs supporter since 1982!
Mmapula holds a BTech in Enviromental Management and is our resident SHE (Safety, Health & Environment) Officer. With an internship at Mercedes-Benz under her belt, Mmapula is results-driven, ensuring peak work places. She loves music, children, travelling and keeps in shape with drum majorettes, netball and shot put.
The rest of our 500-strong Cleaning Africa team can be found at various sites throughout Gauteng, cleaning up a storm.
Each cleaning team has its own supervisor to ensure constant quality control and that the highest levels of service and efficiency are maintained.