Meet the senior team behind our success

Vivienne Gower

Vivienne Gower

CA Mining Managing Director

A passionate, hands-on manager with a wealth of knowledge about the mining industry and over a decade of experience, Vivienne has recruited across all disciplines within the sector. She joined the company upon its inception and has since developed CA Mining into the formidable recruitment team it is today.

Leanne Laas

Leanne Laas

Senior Executive Recruitment Consultant

Leanne specialises in recruiting maintenance and trades personnel for the global mining sector. She has been a part of CA Mining for 15+ years and continues to make her mark in her area of expertise daily.

Mark Huber

Mark Huber

Managing Lead – Executive Mining Recruitment

Mark previously held a position as a Regional Manager, evidence of his strong business acumen, and has steadily risen to take up leadership positions in the CA Mining team. Mark specialises in the financial/commercial and HSE fields of the mining industry.

Mitchill Wernich

Mitchill Wernich

Managing Lead: Energy & Mining

Coming from a financial background and having cross-industry experience makes Mitchill a versatile and adaptable consultant who can take on diverse roles. He has a particular interest in enriching his candidates’ lives and creating a competitive advantage for his clients.

Ruan Roodt

Ruan Roodt

Managing Lead - Market Intelligence

With over a decade’s experience in business and recruitment management, Ruan is passionate about connecting the science of people and data to achieve organisational objectives. He is a subject matter expert in mining and metals and has a proven track record of success in Executive Search strategy, providing his clients with a competitive edge.

Aurélien Bouic

Aurélien Bouic

Manager: Francophone & Latin American Region

Aurélien has been leading our Francophone department in Africa and globally. His expertise lies primarily in business development as well as recruitment for roles ranging from Senior Manager up to Board of Directors.

Christo van der Ham

Christo van der Ham

Recruitment Consultant

Nuraan Marlie

Nuraan Marlie

Recruitment Administrator

Sheree Scheepers

Sheree Scheepers

Recruitment Consultant

Christopher Butcher

Christopher Butcher

Recruitment Consultant

Lucia Baeza

Lucia Baeza

Recruitment Consultant - Latin America

Jessie Machelm

Jessie Machelm

Junior Accountant

Jessie has gone from strength to strength since joining the CA Global team in 2016, where she started out as an Accounts intern. Demonstrating a consistent willingness to learn and grow, Jessie now holds the position of Accounting Assistant to the Group Financial Manager. Qualified in Financial Management, Jessie has experience in Pastel Accounting, debtors and creditors functions, tender documents, Excel, and Sage 300 and VIP Payroll systems.

Candace Des Fountain

Candace Des Fountain

HR and Payroll Manager

Candice is an ambitious and driven HR Payroll Officer with previous work experience that included a position as Human Resources Coordinator. She has a study background in Psychology, Sociology and Ethics at an undergraduate level, as well as Industrial and Organisational Psychology at Honours level.

Ryan Ward

Ryan Ward

SEO / Digital Marketing Specialist

Fowzia Khan

Fowzia Khan

Group Digital Marketing Consultant

With a background in the staffing and recruitment industry, Fowzia is an experienced Marketing Communications Consultant and expert multitasker capable of handling a variety of roles. These range from managing the company’s social media accounts to administrative tasks and more. An Industrial Psychology Graduate, she is skilled in Search Engine Optimization (SEO), Career Development, HR Consulting, Media Analysis.