28 Jun Uwin Iwin Incentives Limited UK – The team
With the launch of Uwin Iwin Incentives Ltd UK, you would want to see who you will be working with. Our team of highly acclaimed incentive specialists and business experts that will be serving your incentive needs are listed below.
If you need to get hold of us, please feel free to contact Catharine Parsons on +44 203 290 4303.
Catharine Parsons – International Operations Director
Having studied LLB (Law) at the Rand Afrikaans University, with multiple diploma’s in Operations Management, Project Management and Business Foundations from Heritage Business School and Alison, Catharine started out as a systems operator for the South African Broadcasting Commission.
In 2008, Catharine joined Uwin Iwin Incentives (South Africa) as an Account Manager and has climbed up the rungs within the organisation where she has settled as the International Operations Director. Catharine currently oversees all international operations in Ghana, Nigeria, Kenya, Egypt and India. In early 2017, Catharine launched the GIC (Global Incentive Card), which allows for direct incentive payments in 171 countries – an African first.
Catharine focuses on ensuring smooth operations within all international branches, as well as heads up the training and learning facility within the group (The #UwinIwinWay).
Catharine is regarded as a specialist in systems, training and client relationships, and is a key translator between client requirements and innovation.
Manus Geyer -MD of Uwin Iwin United Kingdom
Uwin Iwin Incentives is proud to announce the appointment of our new United Kindom Managing Director, Manus Geyer.
Manus has an exceptional record, and his experience will prove invaluable to our strategic plans both in the UK office and abroad with our international offices. Manusis a qualified accountant, being awarded his CA (SA) in 1997. His experience is remarkable, and includes an appointment as MD of Kagiso Treasury Solutions and as Financial Director at Kagiso Securities Limited. Manus’s most recent, and perhaps most impressive post before joining the Uwin Iwin team was at Sasfin Bank where he was Head of Treasury.
We welcome Manus aboard our stellar team, and know that his wealth of experience and insight will take Uwin Iwin United Kingdom from strength to strength
Stuart Higgs – Chief Technology Officer for the Group
Stuart has been in the IT industry since the mid-1990s, successfully running his own business for the majority of that time and working with small and large clients alike. His systems have been used in the banking, telecoms and direct marketing sectors. Stuart has been working closely with Uwin Iwin for over a decade in developing and managing the rewards platform Netuwin.com, as well as leading Uwin Iwin’s technology strategy. Currently he fills the position of Chief Technology Officer for the entire global operations and MD of South Africa.
He was instrumental in developing Uwin Iwin’s global cloud based reward platform. With a customisable online catalogue, a secure API, encription, superior real-time dashboard reporting and a responsive white-labelled design interface, it has given Uwin Iwin International the ability to serve the needs of any international client. We welcomed Stuart as a full-time member of our team of directors early in 2011.
Huw Tuckett is a non-executive board member based in the UK. Huw has been in the hospitality and travel industries for over 16 years, starting with a higher diploma in Hotel Management, before embarking on careers with Corporate Catering Companies, Hotels, Cruise Lines, Airline and Tour operators. He worked in several roles for British Airways in London before returning to South Africa as an Operations Manager for an event production company in 2000.
Huw started his career at Uwin Iwin in 2003 as Travel Account Manager. At the end of 2006 he took over the responsibilities of Operations Director before being appointed Managing Director in late 2008. With the international expansion, Huw’s expertise was needed in the international arena and he assumed the role as Chief Operating Officer late 2013.
With this kind of expertise, your incentive programme is sure to be extremely effective and successful.