Thursday, 06 February 2020 10:45

Meet Francois

Francois, is an exceptional employee of African Leather and Skins.

Loyal, Hardworker, Trustworthy

Always giving his best. Always on time at work

He is our store manager and he is the key between the customer and the factory. All the orders (incoming and outgoing) and telephone calls is his responsibility as well as the delegation of work/orders to the employees in the factory. He is also in charge of the logistics and for all “walk in” clients.

He is the assistant to the Manager for all admin duties when she is not in the office.

africann leather skins meet the team francois

Get to know Francois with his Q&A: 

How long have you worked here?
I think over 3 years already.

Why do you enjoy working with leather?
I love the fact that the team I have worked with over these few years have become like a family.
We fight sometimes,but so does every family.

What is your favourite leather?
Oryx Butterscoth( I love the rough texture and natural marks)

What do you like most working for African Leather and Skins?
Meeting new people from all over the world.Some days are challenging…you must think on your feet.

Where did you grow up?

What are your hobbies/what do you love doing in your spare time?
In my spare time I enjoy having a braai with friends and family.
I normally do most of the cooking at the braai because cooking is also something I love to do.
In January 2020 I started painting again after 30 years
I do a bit of gardening
I am a car guy.

What is your favourite foods?
I love any spicy foods

If you can go anywhere in the world for a holiday, where would you like to go?