Deon Görgens

Cape Town, South Africa

Deon has 34 years of experience working in both national and international CPG companies. He has broad skills in R&D, Product development (innovation, renovation and implementation), Quality assurance and the Manufacturing and supply chain. His experience stretches across the categories from chocolate, sugar confectionary, ice cream, beer, meat processing to canned petfood.
More specifically, he worked in roles that were connecting brand and marketing with manufacturing and operational requirements.
Deon is based in Cape Town, South Africa. He is married to Ruth and they have 2 children. He is a hands-on person who enjoys “walking” the business floor and sharing his knowledge and skills with the team.
In his free time, he cycles, hikes and enjoys reading.

  • Operations and Process Executive – Promeal
  • General Manager – Libstar
  • Manufacturing Executive – Famous Brands
  • Factory Manager – Nestle
  • Product Development manager – Nestle