We have a passionate team of people who are highly trained and have a vast amount of experience in office ergonomics and seating design. Our focus is on providing you with the best seating solution while you work or play.

Achim Roetger

CEO

A founding member of Karo in 1986, Achim is an Industrial Engineer by training with extensive manufacturing experience in a variety of fields. He is passionate about ergonomic product design and creating seating solutions that help people lead healthier lives.

John Karle

Director

For over 25 years, John has been in the office and casino seating space, specifically in the areas of new product development, after sales service and supplier development. He holds an Honours degree in Commerce from Unisa.

Philip Wichmann

Director

With 15 years of experience in the furniture industry and an extensive background in operations, Philip brings this knowledge and experience into the marketing and sales division of the business. He recently completed his Master’s degree in Business Administration.

Ronel Hendry

Office Ergonomics Risk Facilitator

Ronel is a certified industry specialist in Office Ergonomics Risk Facilitation with over 20 years of experience in ergonomic office chairs. Ronel places particular emphasis on offering solutions for back-related problems in the workplace. Nothing is more rewarding to Ronel than customer satisfaction.

George Mashinini

Office Ergonomics Risk Facilitator

George has a long background in customer service and over 10 years experience in ergonomic office seating. George is a skilled Office Ergonomics Risk Facilitator and likes nothing better than giving customers an unforgettable experience. 

Thembi Mthimkhulu

Operations Planner

Thembi has mastered her skills in our operations department. Her role includes planning and control of customer orders, as well as scheduling deliveries and aftersales service.