Jane Pillay, Ships Agency Operations Coordinator, Durban.
Anton Nikonov, Ships Agent, Cape Town.
Aliyah Isaacs, Debtors Clerk, Cape Town.
Peter Stephenson, Accountant, Cape Town.
James Shipena, C&F Controller, Walvis Bay.
HOW WOULD YOU DESCRIBE YOURSELF?
Jane: Passionate, positive, team player.
Anton: Positive, honest, helpful.
Aliyah: Positive, bubbly and friendly.
Peter: Patient, ethical, fulfilled.
James: Energetic, optimistic, enthusiastic.
HOBBIES? SPORT? LEISURE TIME?
Jane: Soccer, movies.
Anton: Drumming. Spend time with family and friends. Previously, fence and gymnastics.
Aliyah: Cooking, camping, puzzles.
Peter: Mountain biking, surf skiing, surfing, Enduro motorcycling.
James: Watching TV, reading newspapers and novels, fishing, doing charity work.
ALL-TIME BEST MOVIE?
Jane: Wolf of Wall Street
Anton: Inglourious Basterds
Peter: Pulp Fiction
James: The Pursuit of Happiness
FAVOURITE HOME-COOKED MEAL?
Jane: Butter Chicken
Anton: Ploz (Uzbek traditional dish).
Aliyah: Mom’s Chicken Tagliatelle.
Peter: Cottage Pie.
James: Pap and Vleis.
YOU GET TO VISIT ANY CITY. CHOOSE A PLACE.
Jane: Orlando, Florida. I can take the kids to Disney Land.
Anton: Tokyo. A completely different culture. And I love sushi!
Aliyah: Any Mexican city. A culinary journey.
Peter: Vancouver. Amazing.
James: Reykjavik. The art scenes, the cool night life, the natural wonders.
YOU OWN THE WORLD. WHAT IS THE FIRST CHANGE YOU’D MAKE?
Jane: Implement 3 day weekends.
Anton: I’d make everybody honest and open to each other so we can all work together.
Aliyah: Stop all wars.
Peter: Remove all forms of cruelty.
James: I will make everybody speak the same language.
It’s great to have such an interesting group of people joining Trade Ocean. Diversity is such a strength but what is it that binds us all together at Trade Ocean? Ask about our brand values – the common thread that makes our company great!