Charles became executive director of Lincoln W Ltd in June 2016 and Operations Director in 2017 overseeing Africa and the Middle East. He has over 20 years of experience in various industries such as Communication, Logistics, Rail and Mining. He is a founder of Kanu Equipment, one of the largest suppliers of world class Earthmoving, Mining, Construction, Agriculture and Forest equipment.
He was the Africa Director of Waratah resources an Australian mining firm, former Business Development Director of Omega Gate Holdings. He understands the African market and has excellent contacts in Africa. He plays a key role by unleashing opportunities and facilitating businesses between countries, from industries such as Communication, Transport, Railways, Constraction, Energy and Mining and has contributed to the growth of Grindrod Locomotives in Africa from 2008 to 2014.
He has varieties of directorship positions in companies operating in Africa and Middle East such as Ithuba, GenRail, Pointe Rail, SUN GALAXY New Technologies ROLYNG REAL ESTATE.
Charles has an engineering background and has been acting as a strategic development partner for a number of African countries.