Michael Dexter (Managing Director - Multotec Wear Linings)
Name: Michael Dexter
Position at Multotec: Managing Director - Multotec Wear Linings
Started at Multotec: 1997
Business Philosophy: There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure. Colin Powell
Dexter’s Multotec career began in 1996 when the company acquired DEBEX Ceramics and MOH-9, in which Dexter was positioned in its Projects Division. With experience gained in linings projects for the power generation and mining industries, he was transferred to Spartan, Johannesburg once the acquisition was complete.
Dexter’s initial Multotec role was primarily that of planning and co-ordinating the joint operations between multiple production plants and linings/projects facilities. Over the years, Dexter has fulfilled the roles of Planner, Master Planner, Internal Sales Manager, Business Analyst, Commercial Manager, General Manager, Commercial Director and Managing Director with Multotec Wear Linings.
Prior to joining DEBEX Ceramics, Dexter had completed P1 and P2 practical training at De Beers Diamond Synthesis Plant in the Ultra High Pressure Units. He has a National Diploma in Mechanical Engineering and a Senior Leadership Development Programme qualification from GIBS.