The Villager Family


PresidentPiet Geldenhuys

Age: 69
Position: President
Favorite Rugby Player:
H O de Villiers + Morne du Plessis

Fun Facts: “Having a potjie or braai with family or friends, watching and supporting SA teams . Not BAFANA.”

ChairmanPaul Kaplan

Age: 63
Position: Club Chairman
Favourite Rugby Player:
HO De Villiers, Peter Kirsten

Fun facts: Love a good breakfast, coffee and a lekker Braai with family and friends. Enjoy all sports, and am passionate about club sports. ‘Be the best version of yourself’

Vice ChairmanCharl Jacobs

Position: Vice Chairman
Favourite rugby player:

Fun facts: I

Vice ChairmanColin Shapiro

Age: 68
Position: Vice Chairman
Favorite Rugby Player: HO de Villiers ( great on and off the pitch )

Fun facts: What you see is what you get & try live for today

General ManagerGerard Pedersen

Age: 49
Position: General Manager
Favorite Rugby Player:
Joost van der Weshuizen

Fun facts: Went to St Joseph and Cape Tutorial College.  I Love spending time with my wife and two daughters outside of Rugby. ‘Don’t touch my girls or you will see the bad side of me’

Chairman of House and GroundsPatrick Maile

Age: 57
Position: Chairman of House and Grounds
Favorite Rugby Player:
Morne Du Plessis, Schalk Burger

Fun facts: I went to Wynberg Boys High school. I played for VFC from 1986 to about 1992. Love to spend time in my garden and organic Veggie patch. Enjoy entertaining around a braai with family and mates. I like what I do to be authentic, have purpose, add value and to be sustainable.

Finance and MembershipsAlan Payne

Age: 69
Position: Finance and Club Memberships
Favorite Rugby Player:
William Web Ellis (where would we be without him)

Fun facts: Schooled at Queen Elizabeth’s Hospital (founded 1586). Possibly the only Bristol Rovers FC supporter in the whole of SA

Chairman Commercial and Legal Entities Gunther Wucherpfennig

Age: 52
Position: Chairman Commercial and Legal Entities
Favorite Rugby Player:
Dan Carter

Fun facts: I played for Aylesbury 1st -UK, coached underprivileged children for 13 years, I love playing guitar ( have a band  on the west coast ) and have surfed for 46 years – My motto : 1. Look after yourself physically , mentally , spiritually 2. Be kind 3. Give more than you take.

Marketing ManagerIke Bam

Age: 44
Position: Head of Marketing
Favorite Rugby Player:
The Pocket Rocket Brent Russell

Fun facts: Attended SACS and Varsity College Rondebosch and Sandton. Love my Rugby even though I can’t grace the field anymore. Loving entertaining anyone over a braai and beer. Bedroom DJ since 2010. Tech Savvy and whatever it is……I have done it all!

Club Captain and WP Representative Craig Seale

Age: 39
Position: WP delegate
Favourite rugby player:
Duane Vermeulen

Fun facts: I went to Wynberg Boys High school.  I am not a big drinker (ha).  Always up for a lekker braai and anything rugby related. Love a rugby tour, what happens on tour stays on tour.