30 June 2006 – CHRISTOPHER LEWIS-ENRIGHT ASSUMES ROLE OF CHAIRMAN OF STAFFORD BROS & DRAEGER
Patrick Lewis-Enright assumed the role of Chairman of Stafford Bros & Draeger in June 2006 after more than 30 years as Managing Director. He was succeeded as MD by his son Christopher, who recently obtained his Master of Business Administration degree from the University of the Witwatersrand. Christopher started his career at Nike South Africa with an undergraduate diploma in marketing. He gained experience in this global company in the field of category management and subsequently formed a partnership in sports management. Christopher gained recognition as a Chartered Marketer and was then invited to join the family firm as National Marketing Manager and assume general management responsibilities. Seven years later, he was appointed Managing Director, in June 2006.