Our sole Non Executive Director provide BopCons with a perfect balance. Whilst on the one hand he has an integral knowledge of the business having been an Executive Director, he also provides an independent view of the company by being Non Executive.
Bryan has more than forty years of experience in the construction Industry. Bryan is a registered Professional Engineer who together with Andrew Vos founded BopCons in 1984. Although Bryan no longer plays an active role in the day to day running of the company, however, he maintains a keen interest in its wellbeing. Apart from attending monthly Board Meetings Bryan has regular contact with the Executive Directors, who in turn draw upon his experience.
All five of BopCons Executive Directors are "home-grown". Collectively they have over 75 years amongst them at Bopcons.
James has been with Bophelong since 1996. He graduated with a BSc at the University of Cape Town and is a registered Professional Engineer with 27 years’ experience. James assumed the role of CEO in 2008 when Bryan Westcott handed over the reins. Since then the Company has grown from 150 Million Rand turnover to 400 Million rand Turnover per Annum.
Andrew Stuart joined BopCons in 1998. He has a National Higher Diploma in Civil Engineering and twenty years’ experience in the Industry. He started off his career as a Site Engineer with BopCons, graduating to Site Agent, Contracts Manager and was appointed to the Board of Directors in 2010.
Andrew joined BopCons in 2004. He is a registered Professional Engineering Technologist having completed his Diploma at Wits Technikon in 1999 and his degree in 2003. Andrew began his career with BopCons as the Chief Estimator. Since then he was promoted to Commercial Manager and appointed to the Board of Directors’ in 2010.
Khotso joined BopCons in 2004. He left the Company in 2007 and returned in 2012. He is a registered Professional Construction Manager having completed his Diploma at Wits Technikon in 2001 and his degree in 2003. Khotso began his career with BopCons as a Site Engineer, graduating to Site Agent, Contracts Manager and was then appointed to the Board of Directors in 2016.
Wihan joined BopCons in 2004. He completed his National Diploma Production Management at Unisa in 2003. Wihan began his career with BopCons as a Site Engineer, graduating to Site Agent, Contracts Manager and was then appointed to the Board of Directors in 2016.
Pritesh joined Bophelong as CFO in 2017. He has completed his Bachelor of Accountancy with honours at the University of Witwatersrand in 2008. Pritesh finished his articles with Deloitte in 2011. He has been a registered Chartered Accountant since 2012. Pritesh has international work experience and since his return to South Africa he has been working in the construction industry.