About Us

HOME-STYLE BRICKS was founded in 2010 and is now the largest player and leading manufacturer of cement products in the country.

HOME-STYLE BRICKS has transformed the humble brick market by introducing new innovative products, creating new fashions and trends in the residential and commercial building markets.

Since HOME-STYLE BRICKS is Zimbabwe's favourite manufacturer of cement building products, our large volumes bring about a very cost effective structure so that we can offer the best prices in the market.

With its experience and unique ability to build a dedicated team of people committed to excellence in production, research and development. HOME-STYLE BRICKS will remain the benchmark for many years to come.

QUALITY - With our experience and unique ability to build a dedicated team committed to excellence in production, reasearch and development.

VALUE - Due to our large volumes and a very cost effective structure, we can offer the best prices in the market.

CUSTOMER SERVICE - Since we have our own transport trucks, we deliver a comprehensive 100% service from sales to final delivery and will remain the benchmark for many years to come.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Phillip De Chassart - Chairman
University of Natal – BSc Agecon Honours
Philip was a founder member and director of Trustfin (Pvt) Ltd (formerly Capital Marketing and Treasury Services). In February 2000, he joined the family agriculture business MD DE CHASSART & SON (Private) Limited T/A Surrey. Currently he is now the Chairman of the Surrey Group of Companies and sits on the Management Committee of Golden valley Mine. He brings a wealth of experience as a business leader and director on many boards.
JurgenWicke – Non Executive Director
University of Natal - BCom Economics
Jurgen has worked extensively in finance with the following companies:
• Old Mutual
• Standard Chartered Zimbabwe
• EDESA Zimbabwe
• Reuters Africa
He sits on several boards and has expertise in the field of corporate finance, compliance and capital raising transactions.
Peter Sandys-Thomas - Managing Director
Rhodes University – BSc Pure Mathematics and Mathematical Statistics
In the first ten years Peter worked for the following financial institutions:
• Indrustrial Bank of Japan (London)
• Capital Equity Investments (London)
• First Mutual Life (Harare)
Peter then went on his own and was the founding director of the following companies:
• GP2 Asset Management (Private) Limited
• African Independent Research (Private) Limited
• Hang-Up (Private) Limited T/A Home-Style Candles
• Histride Investments (Private) Limited T/A Home-Style Bricks
He has vast experience in starting various green field operations and turning them into leading brand companies.
Maxwell Tauya – Company Secretary
Diploma in Business Studies and Accounting. Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators Zimbabwe.
Maxwell has twenty three years of experience in accounting, company secretarial, financial administration and taxation services. Presently he is a shareholder and Finance Director of Gramfox Enterprises (Private) Limited T/A Combined Accounting Services. He is a Trustee to over one hundred Discretionary Trusts and Director of several companies.

SENIOR MANAGEMENT

Wendy Bartlett - Accountant
Wendy has worked in finance for the past twenty years as a teacher and later in the business world. She has been with the Company from the start and specializes in structuring, standardizing and streamlining financial reporting process to provide more accurate and productive systems that enhance data visibility and facilitate better business decisions.
Meg Thornhill - Sales
Meg has been in sales for over eleven years, she has a proven track record of combining strong product knowledge with excellent negotiating skills to identify and maximise sales opportunities and deliver results in a high pressured target based environment.

"WE DON'T JUST TALK THE TALK, WE WALK THE WALK"