Meet The Team

Weco is a family run business and has been since its inception more than 40 years ago. We pride ourselves on the committed and skilled team that we have built up over the years, with some of our team members working their way up from entry level positions all the way to management level. 
Matthew John - Managing Director
Matthew completed a BComm Entrepreneurship from the University of Johannesburg, and began working full time as Weco during his Honours year studying Strategic Management after hours.  Working his way up through the management ranks at Weco during the past seven years Matthew took over the position of MD in 2015.  He is passionately involved in every aspect of the business and runs the portfolios of sales and production.  
Henry Gomes - Technical Director

Henry qualified as a millwright with South African Railways in 1984, completing his studies with an NTC5 Mechanical Engineering.  Henry held various technical management positions at some large corporates before starting his own business in 1999.  After a long and varied career encompassing all technical aspects of engineering, refrigeration and air-conditioning Henry joined Weco in 2010 firstly as MD and now as Technical Director, responsible for product quality, design, research and & development.

Beverley Gomes - HR Manager
Beverley, holds a diploma in business management but her strength lies in her entrepreneurial background, gained from running her own business for the past 20 years.  She joined Weco in 2010, with a wealth of administrative skills her portfolio includes HR, Compliance, administration and daily operations.  She is passionate about personal development, training and skills development and is the founder of the Weco Training Academy, a non-profit organisation aimed at training unemployed and previously disadvantaged individuals.
Bevan Wylie - Financial Director
Bevan Wylie studied BComm Accounting Sciences at the University of South Africa while completing his articles. After finishing his articles, he completed his Bcomm Honours Degree Accounting Sciences, and wrote his Board Exams. Bevan is a qualified Chartered Accountant and is registered with the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants. Bevan spent 14 years working in practise before opening his own consulting company.  He now consults to Weco as a part time Financial Officer who oversees the work of the accounting department at Weco, and analyses the results in monthly management packs.  He also forms part of the Executive Committee at Weco which focusses on Strategic Planning of the business.