Astrapak: Manley Diedloff

Manley Diedloff has been the Group Managing Director and Chief Financial Officer of Astrapak since 1 March 2014. He is also the Chief Executive Officer of Master Plastics.

Manley Diedloff completed his articles with Fisher Hoffman & Stride in December 1994 and holds a B.Com in Accounts from Rhodes University. He joined Astrapack in 2005 and has had various roles in the company including: Group Managing Director, Chief Financial Officer, Acting Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director, Interim Company Secretary, Business Development Director, Group Accountant, Group Commercial Manager and Financial Director. He has also had a Group Managing Director role in Alex White & Co (Pty) Ltd, a Financial Manager role with Bupa Health Services in the UK. He was an Internal Audit Manager for HSBC Bank Plc and an Accountant at Grinaker Construction. 

2016 – Present    Chief Executive Officer, Master Plastics Ltd
2014 – Present    Chief Financial Officer, Astrapak Ltd
2012 – Present    Group Managing Director, Astrapak Ltd
2012                      Acting Chief Executive Officer, Astrapak Ltd
2008 – 2011        Chief Financial Officer, Astrapak Ltd
2008                      Interim Company Secretary and Financial Director, Astrapak Ltd
2005                      Executive and Business Development Director, Astrapak Ltd
1994                      Article Clerk, Fisher Hoffman & Stride

1980 – 1987         B. Com Accounting and Finance, Rhodes University

About Astrapak Ltd: Astrapak Limited, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and distributes various plastic packaging products primarily in South Africa. The company offers plain and printed jars, closures, and tubes for the personal care market, closures and bottles for the homecare market, roll-on balls, deodorant bottles, multi-polymer containers, and closures for various applications, containers for lubricant and petrochemical applications; and personal care and pharmaceutical grade components, as well as trays and cups. It also provides thin walled injection-moulded tubs, containers, lids, and cups for dairy applications, packaging products for bakery and deli applications, as well as a range of trays for MAP applications and shelf life extension, and a range of thermoformed pots, food containers, and drinking cups. The company is headquartered in Johannesburg, South Africa. As of 22 June 2017, Astrapak Limited operates as a subsidiary of RPC Group Plc.

Astrapak reported a revenue of R1.348 million in 2016 with 1 335 fulltime and 230 part-time employees.