Our Team

Ryonic Robotics Team

Our Ryonic Robotics team consists of highly qualified, dynamic, innovative and experienced engineers, roboticists, technicians, interns and support staff. We pride ourselves with a ‘One-Technician-One-Robot’ assembly methodology to ensure impeccable workmanship in every robot that leaves our production facility. We use state of the art CNC and 3D printing equipment to fabricate all parts in-house and all products undergo stringent quality control checks and tests to ensure best in class industrial specified products. In-house capabilities include hardware, software, design, engineering as well as internal production of parts and robot assembly.

Quality Without Compromise

“We understand that our clients invest their hard earned cash in our products, and we therefore strive to give them an excellent ROI, and more than what they paid for. This includes innovative features and technologies, with best in class quality products, that are affordable problem solving solutions too. We are constantly improving our products and offering to our clients as a company, to become the undisputed world leader in robotics.”

Ryan Beech
CEO / Ryonic Robotics

Ryan Beech


Alan Dickson

Non-executive Director

Peter Van Der Bijl


Nico de Bruyn

Director and CFO

Rick Montgomery

Lead Roboticist & Electronic Engineer

Jeandre Du Plessis

Roboticist & Mechanical Engineer

Patrick Nkwari

Roboticist & Electronic Engineer

Omphemetse Cindi

Mechatronics Intern

Sam van der Merwe

Operations Manager

Geraldo Peggie

Mechanical Parts Cleaner

Jamie Teles


Gishon Kudzai Gwenzi

Takumi (In training)

Bongani Duma

Junior Mechatronic Engineer

Monique Stapleton

IT Manager

Donae Peyper

Sales and Marketing Manager

Chantell Page

WIP Controller

Andrew Smith

Roboticist and Software Engineer

Danny Mwarabu

Sales Engineer

Benita Watton

HR Manager

Annah Kgoadi

Office Administration

Rob Clarke

Quality Manager

Nico Beukes

Site Operations Manager

Charles Jiyane

Site Assistant

Charlie Jiyane


Veruschka Traut

Personal Assistant

Samkelo Thabethe

CNC Operator

Dennis Howland

Commercial Administrator

Charles Kharume

Junior Mechatronic Engineer

Sbusiso Gcaba

CNC Operator

Steyn Kgapane

3D Printing Technician

Deni Moodley

Payroll Manager

Templar Rautenbach

Configurations Clerk

Alex Thobejane


Cobus Du Toit

Takumi (In training)

Dieter De Lange

Training and Development Officer

Abdul-Gaffoor Sonday

Takumi (In training)

George van Vuuren


Glennis Smith

Legal Executive

Geoff Cooke


Juane Pienaar

Shipping Controller / Expeditor

Nick Boyd

Stores Manager

Oktavia Hartnick

Risk Executive

Phumza Capa

HR Executive

Praveshni Gounder

Assistant Accountant

Pumza Jonas

HR Assistant

Sara Moila


Shaun Ritchie-Robinson

Workshop Manager

Vernecia Osman

WIP Controller

Martin Keyser

Software Engineer

Ebrahim Lambat

Financial Manager

Francois Du Plessis

Quality Representative

Aniece Ley

Personal Assistant

Manda Coetzee

Procurement Manager

Marthinus Meyer

SHEQ Manager

Megan Bester

Marketing and Creative Consultant

Linda Prinsloo

Simulation Engineer

Carin Donald

Project Manager

William Tshivhula


Khaya Buqwana

Tool and Jig Maker

Geoffery Dobbins


Given Madigoe


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