Governance


Our people are the heart of our success

SANSOR is a registered non-profit company in terms of the Companies Act, 2008 (Act No. 71 of 2008).

We believe in transparently, ethically and strategically balancing the interests of the organisation’s many stakeholders, including our members, government and the South African and international communities.

Management


Board of Directors

  • Riaan Roselt (C)

    - DLF Seeds

  • Nick Goble (VC)

    - PANNAR Seeds

  • Pieter Smit

    - Bayer Crop Science

  • Brian Lever

    - AGT Foods Africa

  • Matome Ramokgopa

    - Enza Zaden SA

  • David Malan

    - Klein Karoo Seed Production

  • Lukeshni Chetty

    - SANSOR

Secretariat

  • Lukeshni Chetty

    - General Manager

  • Zulna Vlok

    - Personal Assistant of General Manager

  • Janti Oelofsen

    - Accountant

  • Eddie Goldschagg

    - Technical Manager

  • Kobus van Huyssteen

    - Certification Manager

  • Felicia van Niekerk

    - Technical Administrator

  • Isabel Bezuidenhout

    - Phytosanitary Officer

  • Magdeleen Cilliers

    - Policy and Research Officer

  • Emmah Matshika

    - Receptionist

Divisional Committees


Agronomy Division


  • Nick Goble (C)

    - PANNAR Seeds

  • Pieter Smit (VC)

    - Bayer Crop Science

  • Jaco Snyman

    - Corteva Agrisciences

  • Christopher Volbrecht

    - Lake Agriculture

  • Des Cuff

    - Limagrain Zaad SA

  • Andries Wessels

    - Syngenta SA

Horticulture Division


  • Matome Ramokgopa (C)

    - Enza Zaden SA

  • David Malan (VC)

    - Klein Karoo Saad Produksie

  • Sean Goldfain

    - Ball Straathof

  • Max Hildebrand

    - Syngenta SA

  • Glendon Ascough

    - Starke Ayres

  • Susan Allen

    - SAKATA

Forage Division


  • Riaan Roselt (C)

    - DLF Seeds

  • Brian Lever (VC)

    - AGT Foods Africa

  • Gert Els

    - Limagrain Zaad SA

  • Johann Olivier

    - Selected Seeds SA

  • Douw Steyn

    - Barenbrug

  • Pieter van Zyl

    - PANNAR Seeds

Standing Committees


Seed Certification Committee


  • Whitey Van Pletsen

    - Agricol

  • Bertus Herholdt

    - Corteva Agriscience

  • Hennie Bezuidenhout

    - Limagrain Zaad SA

  • Morne Bezuidenhout

    - Bayer Crop Science

  • Marcus Botha

    - Mahyco Grow SA

  • Weston Du Plessis

    - SAKATA

  • Chris Kleingeld

    - Dry Bean Seed

  • Loureine Muller

    - Triotrade Gauteng

  • Gjizelle Nel

    - AGT Foods Africa

  • Alwyn Prinsloo

    - AGT Foods Africa

  • Ampie Rautenbach

    - Bayer Crop Science

  • Christo Strauss

    - Limagrain Zaad SA

  • Reon Van Pletsen

    - Agricol

  • Braam Van Straten

    - Sensako

  • Attie Venter

    - Starke Ayres

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY COMMITTEE

  • Pieter Craven (C)

    - Sensako

  • Kruger van Wyk (VC)

    - Bayer Crop Science

  • Whitey Van Pletsen

    - Agricol

  • Jan-Louis Bezuidenhout

    - SAKATA

  • Susan Allen

    - SAKATA

  • Kobie de Ronde

    - Syngenta SA

  • Chris Kleingeld

    - Dry Beans

  • Narika Delport

    - VKB Landbou

  • Kulani Machaba

    - Corteva Agriscience

  • Alwyn Prinsloo

    - AGT Foods Africa

  • Trudy Pretorius

    - Dry Bean Seed

  • Loureine Muller

    - Triotrade Gauteng

  • Matome Ramokgopa

    - Enza Zaden SA

  • Derick van staden

    - Agri Seed & Technology

  • Glendon Ascough

    - Starke Ayres

  • Reghardt van Zyl

    - Agricol

  • Narika Delport

    - VKB Landbou

  • Danie Leeuwner

    - Limagrain Zaad SA

  • Louis Vlaswinkel

    - Limagrain Zaad SA


Seed Analyst Committee


  • Lucele Pretorius (C)

    - Starke Ayres

  • Irma Sholtz (VC)

    - Klein Karoo Seed Production

  • Narika Delport

    - VKB Landbou

  • Daleen Erwee

    - SciCorp Laboratories

  • Lyniarie Erwee

    - Limagrain Zaad SA

  • Anel Espach

    - Plantovita

  • Karla Laubsher

    - Senwes

  • Anika Luke

    - Corteva Agriscience

  • Marcus Botha

    - Mahyco Grow SA

  • Lelanie Matthee

    - Bayer Crop Science

  • Dinah Pietersen

    - SciCorp Laboratories

  • Viwe Ratiba

    - Corteva Agriscience

  • Yolanda Reynders

    - VKB Landbou

  • Sarah Schulze

    - SAKATA

  • Katie Smith

    - AGT Foods Africa

  • Merle Wells

    - Enza Zaden SA

  • Maryke Basson

    - JW Seeds

  • Gerida De Groot

    - Sensako

Phytosanitary Committee


  • Nico Minnie (C)

    - Klein Karoo Saad Produksie

  • Alwyn Prinsloo (VC)

    - AGT Foods Africa

  • Chris Kleingeld

    - Dry Beans

  • Christel Du Plessis

    - Bayer Crop Science

  • Esna van Zyl

    - SAKATA

  • Gjizelle Nel

    - AGT Foods Africa

  • Hennie Korf

    - Bayer Crop Science

  • Jeanique Fritz

    - Ball Straathof

  • Kerstie Willemse

    - Limagrain Zaad SA

  • Lebogang Mokgawa

    - Enza Zaden SA

  • Leonette Bosch

    - Agricol

  • Louis Raath

    - Bayer Crop Science

  • Loureine Muller

    - Triotrade Gauteng

  • Madelein Claassens

    - SAKATA

  • Marlaen Straathof

    - Ball Straathof

  • Merlé Wells

    - Enza Zaden SA

  • Michelle Hayward

    - SAKATA

  • Nereshnee Ramdayal

    - Starke Ayres

  • Pierre Steyn

    - Corteva Agriscience

  • Riaan van Zuydam

    - Limagrain Zaad SA

  • Schalk Van Heerden

    - SAKATA

  • Stephan Botha

    - AGT Foods Africa

  • Surita Van Der Merwe

    - Corteva Agriscience

  • Susan Allen

    - SAKATA

  • Wilmarie Kriel

    - Starke Ayres

Industry Promotion and Capacity Development Committee


  • Madelein Du Plessis (C)

    - Bayer Crop Science

  • Dean Miller

    - AGT Foods Africa

  • Anne Marie Cawood

    - Corteva Agriscience

  • Trudy Pretorius

    - Dry Bean Seed

  • Sheryl Wulfsohn

    - Limagrain Zaad SA

  • Lorraine Coetzee

    - SAKATA

  • Heleen Liebenberg

    - Enza Zaden SA

  • Prince Makgopa

    - Syngenta SA

Biotech and Innovation Committee


  • Margot Andrieu (C)

    - Limagrain Zaad SA

  • Jacques Magson (VC)

    - Bayer Crop Science

  • Driaan Bresler

    - Corteva Agriscience

  • Louisa Nkgadime

    - Corteva Agriscience

  • Reinette Champanis

    - Enza Zaden SA

  • Louise Jacobs

    - Limagrain Zaad SA

  • Thandekile Moganedi

    - Starke Ayres

  • Lynelle van Emmenes

    - Syngenta SA

  • Marizanne Horn

    - Sensako

  • Kobie de Ronde

    - Syngenta SA

  • Bongani Maseko

    - Bayer Crop Science

  • Fanie Friis

    - Bayer Crop Science