Management Team

Fencing Materials is run and managed by a dedicated staff compliment who place an emphasis on a hand-on approach to all projects undertaken.

We strive to offer a turnkey fencing solution to our clients. In this endevour, we have consulting, manufacturing, installation and maintenance teams, who are all experienced in their field and passionate about their craft.

Our hands-on management team has many years of experience in the fencing industry between them.

Peter Giannopoulos
Managing Director

Peter took control of the company in 1989. Prior to this, he was involved in the financial sector. Peter has grown the business to where it is today, developing long standing relationships with his clients but also key suppliers. Peter has been the chairman of the Gate & Fence Association for the past five years.

John Giannopoulos
Founding Director

John started the business in 1970 and was actively involved up until 1989. Since then John has stayed on to assist the current staff with his years of experience as well as his invaluable technical knowledge. Presently, is semi-retired but still comes in to the office every day to assist where and when required.


Costa Comodikes
Commercial Manager

Costa has a financial background with an Honours degree in Econometrics and has worked previously within the banking Industry as well as running his own Import/export business . He joined Fencing Materials to assist in providing his Financial expertise to the company as a whole.

Piet Cilliers
Factory Manager

Piet has been with the company for over seven years. Like Deon, Piet spent many years at Classic Palisade before joining Fencing Materials when Classic was sold. Piet looks after all the manufacturing done at Fencing Materials as well as all transport issues.

Personal Assistant / Admin
Silvia Truter

Silvia has been with Fencing Materials for over ten years and provides the valuable back up support to everybody else when needed. Silvia is always on hand to assist not only the staff of Fencing Materials but deals professionally with all aspects of client service as well.