I realised that it is in fact me who is wrong and the government holds the master plan for our country, so I came back home and decided to embrace the new BEE codes and enter into a deal with great black partners.
Mike Goodyer, CEO of Microtronix, lets us in on the secrets behind his rediscovered passion for being part of the ever optimistic, frequently frustrating but never dull business of electronics manufacturing.
With the constant threat that is thrown at local contract manufacturers by our customers to take manufacturing ‘offshore’, myself andMicrotronix’ MD, Michael Goodyer, thought it was time to visit the ‘threat’ and see if production is really greener on the dim sum side of the fence.
In 2006, Microtronix set up a separate division that was purely dedicated to small volume runs and for prototyping. The division is manned by a small team of people whose sole function is to turn small volumes and prototypes around in the shortest possible time.