Daphne Chambers started her working career after university as a bank teller for Absa before moving into the HR environment in 1986 when she joined FirstRand as a HR Manager in one of the Bank’s operating divisions. She left there to form Teamfactory with Johan van Niekerk in 2010 and is the company’s Managing Director. Daphne is 55 years old, married with two children and is studying for a Masters degree in Philosophy.
Johan van Niekerk started in the recruitment industry immediately on leaving university with a BA degree. He joined Pick ‘n Pay as a HR Manager and progressed to become Deputy-Director, Group HR before leaving to join Volkswagen SA in 2007. In 2010 he formed Teamfactory and fulfils the function of Finance Director for the company. Johan is 57 years old and is a keen golfer.