About EIE

The EIE INDUSTRIAL EQUIPMENT GROUP is the Partner of Choice (employer, supplier, investor) in distribution, rental & value-added services in the Industrial and Agricultural Equipment market; offering a total solution, providing best-in-class brands and delivering optimal life-time value for our customers.

EIE Group forms part of the  Enx Group, listed on the Johannesburg stock exchange and is represented in Southern Africa and the United Kingdom.

Our main focus is in the industrial, material handling and agricultural equipment markets where we enjoy market leadership status with exclusive distribution agreements and best in class brands.

EIE Group provides distribution, rental and value added services for industrial, Agricultural and materials handling equipment in South Africa, various African countries and the United Kingdom. EIE Group remains the market leader in the Southern African forklift segment, with the largest infrastructure of its kind in the region.

The division has exclusive distribution rights in Southern Africa for Toyota Forklift, BT Warehousing equipment, Flexi Narrow Aisle forklifts, Konecranes (SMV) heavy duty forklifts and container handling equipment, Terberg terminal tractors, Fassi truck-mounted cranes, Hoppecke batteries and chargers, and Hako industrial cleaning equipment.

The range of services includes long and short term rentals, service and maintenance contracts, sales of new and used equipment and parts, fleet management, operator driver training, load testing and battery bay management.

EIE Group operates from 6 branches, 4 depots and many dealerships in Southern Africa with representation in Angola, Botswana, Mozambique, Malawi, Madagascar, Namibia, Swaziland, Tanzania, Zambia and Zimbabwe.

The UK industrial equipment business, Impact Fork Trucks Handling (Impact) is the exclusive distributor for Cat Lift Trucks and Konecranes in the UK and Ireland.

Gary Neubert – CEO, EIE

Lindsy Taylor - CFO, EIE

Lindsy Taylor – CFO, EIE

Shumani Tshifularo – MD, Saficon Industrial Equipment

Ferial Leech – GM : Human Capital and Sustainability, EIE

Karen van Diggelen – GM: Marketing & Communications, EIE

Terry Kendrew – MD, Impact Handling


We are a people-focused organization and believe in our value system.
Our values are:

  • Partnerships for Life
    Long Term Win – Win trust relationship
  • Appetite to Serve
    Deliver exceptional customer service with a sense of urgency
  • Making the Business our own
    Take ownership (Responsibility and Accountability)
  • UPLIFTing our people
    Training, Developing and Coaching our people coupled with a willingness to learn
  • Solution Driven
    Turning problems into innovative solutions keeping the big picture in mind internally and externally
  • Being the Brand
    Present yourself in line with our Brands (EIE, Product and Self)