Owner: Howard Blight
Howard Blight is the son of Gary & Shenah Blight who bought the farm in 1954. Howard lives on the farm with his wife Moya. Howard has three daughters, Nikki, Claudia and Lauren.
General Manager: Wynand Espach
Wynand Espach has been with Amorentia for 14 years, is married to Sarie Espach. They live on the farm with their daughter Nikita.
Nursery Manager: Lauren Strever
Lauren Strever is Howard and Diane’s youngest daughter and is married to Nicholas Strever. They have lived on the farm for 8 years now.
Dragon Fruit & Avocado Nursery Manager: Sarie Espach
Sarie joined Amorentia in May 2015 and is heading up the newly established Dragon Fruit program as well as the Avocado Nursery.
Head Nursery Foreman: Peter Montsha
Peter Montsha has been the trusted Nursery foreman at Amorentia Nursery for 20 years.
Financial Manager: Helena Van Der Westhuizen
Responsible for all accounting and bookkeeping, Helena joined the team early in 2016.
Head Office Clerk: Maggie Bopape
Maggie Bopape has been with us for 15 years. She runs and all labour relations and manages stock and storerooms.
Farm Foreman: Patrick Ramolefe
Patrick Ramolefe has been with Amorentia for 11 years and runs the Avo and Macadamia production.
Receptionist & Office Manager: Natasha Bezuidenhout
Natasha Bezuidenhout is the friendly face that welcomes all visitors and keeps the office operational.
Personal Assistant: Lianne Vermeulen
Lianne Vermeulen joined the team early in 2016 as Personal Assistant to Management.
Maintenance Manager and Farm Assistant: Steefan Mare
Steefan has been with Amorentia for just over 4 years.
Assistant Nursery Manager: Marcel Strydom
The latest addition to the Amorentia team, Marcel joined us in January 2017.
Ornamental Nursery Foreman
Avocado Nursery Foreman
Dragon Fruit Foreman