Meet Our Team

Dave Courtney - Owner

Dave founded Argus Freight in 1997 after spending 7 years building up another very successful forwarding and clearing company. He has over 20 years experience in the freight industry. He is now one of the managing members and remains extremely involved in all aspects of the business.

Daniel Courtney - Owner

Daniel joined Argus Freight in 1999. He has been involved in various operations of the business and is currently one of the managing members.

Otilia Louw - Manager
Air Freight Imports

Has been with Argus since 2001 . In this time she has accumulated a great deal of experience in all aspects of airfreight Imports. She has managed this department for the last 10 years.

Yana Petrova - Operations
Air Freight Imports

Kabir Balgobind - Manager
Ocean Freight Imports

Joined Argus Freight in 2001. He has been with us for over 10 years and manages the oceanfreight Import dept. Kabir is a great asset to the company

Lee Maharaj - Operations
Ocean Freight Imports

Joined Argus in 2007. She is a valuable member of our team and works with Kabir in the oceanfreight import department.

Geraldine Horrocks - Manager
Ocean Freight Exports

Has been with us for 5 years, but has over 10 years experience in the shipping industry. She is mainly involved with oceanfreight exports, but can also assist with quotes and estimates.

Claire du Plessis - Operations
Ocean Freight Exports

Joined us in 2007 and has been involved in Oceanfreight Export operations for the last 5 years.

Brandin Reddy - Manager
Air Freight Exports

After spending some time in the UK, Brandin returned to SA and joined Argus Freight in 2007. He has been involved in freight and distribution for 7 years and he manages our airfreight export department.

Kit Brindley - Customs Department

Kit joined Argus Freight in 2003 as a Customs specialist and was with us until early 2012. Sadly, he lost a 2 year battle with cancer and passed away on the 14th of April 2012. He was a real asset to Argus and a great colleague and friend to all the staff and he will be greatly missed.

Shannon Joubert - Manager
Accounts Department

Shannon has been with Argus Freight since day one and has helped the company become what it is today. She currently manages the accounts department, but also has many years of experience in all aspects of shipping and clearing.

Melissa Nelson - Sales & Marketing

Joined Argus in 2011 to do sales and client liaison.

Jenevieve Govender -
Airfreight Export Operations

Has been with us since 2007 and has worked in various departments where she has obtained a great deal of experience. She is now in airfreight export operations.

Pam Westcott -
Receptionist

Pam joined Argus in 2011 and is our receptionist.

Rentia de Klerk -
Customs Specialist

The newest member of our team, Rentia joined Argus at the beginning of 2012. She is our Customs specialist with over 30 years of experience in all aspects of clearing and forwarding.