MANAGEMENT TEAM

Dheerie Govender

Dheerie Govender

Chief Executive Officer

BCOM Marketing – Institute of Marketing Management

Dheerie is a founding shareholder of GCC and with his expert marketing and business development skills, has contributed significantly to building the GCC brand over the years.  His experience of more than 18 years in the areas of Stock Monitoring, International Trade and Collateral Management was instrumental in laying the foundation for a solid business model focused on the fundamental values of Corporate Governance.

Dennis Naicker

Dennis Naicker

Chief Operations Officer

Diploma in Electrical Engineering – St. Oswald’s College

Dennis joined GCC in 2006 as a Contract Manager.  Since then he has gained experience in many Operational- and Internal Audit-roles eventually resulting to being promoted to his current position of Chief Operations Officer.  As a result of his more than 18 years’ experience in all Operational aspects related to the Collateral Management, Quality Control- and Inspections industries, Dennis ensures that GCC has the correct resources to manage
our risk strategies.

John Hunt

John Hunt

Group Risk Manager

BA LLB; LLM (Maritime Law) – University of KwaZulu-Natal

John was appointed during 2018 as Group Risk Manager to GCC and our associate, Ensign Shipping & Logistics (Pty) Ltd.  As an Attorney specializing in maritime and insurance law, John has acquired expert knowledge and in-depth experience whilst serving in various Legal- and Risk Management positions at PWC Corporate Finance, TransNet, the Premier of the Western Cape Government and at a large JSE listed company in the shipping industry.  John’s expert skills are being applied to manage GCC’s risk strategies, insurance-related matters as well as all aspects of legal and compliance.

Rickey Herridge

Rickey Herridge

Financial Manager

BCompt – University of South Africa; BAP (SA) – South African Institute of Business Accountants

After serving various financial positions in mainly the Agricultural-, Communications- and Retail sectors, Rickey joined GCC during the course of 2013 as Accountant & Human Resources Officer and was subsequently promoted to Financial Manager during 2016.  Her meticulous approach has enhanced the Finance Department with precision and accuracy and is in keeping with GCC’s motto: Control > Manage > Assure.

Nashlin Stephen

Nashlin Stephen

Quality Manager

Quality Management & Grading Certifications

Nashlin joined GCC in 2013 after serving many companies mainly in the Inspections industry.  He brings with him a wealth of knowledge, spanning over 10 years, pertaining to Inspections, Quality Control and Marketing.  Nashlin is primarily involved with ensuring that our services meet the stringent quality procedures in place as regulated by ISO9001:2015, as well as other Certification Bodies to which GCC is accredited.