Background

Barracuda Holdings is a private company with shareholding split equally between the two founding partners, Ryan Webb and Rob Steltman. Rob Steltman is a graduate Electronic Technologist from the Cape Peninsula University of Technology who has been active in the electronic manufacturing industry since 1994. Having co-founded a large contract assembler that employed 350 staff at its peak, he moved on from this company in 2008 to pursue other interests.

Ryan Webb has worked closely with Rob Steltman since 2000, heading up operations and key account management. He is a B.Com graduate with strong technical knowledge and business skills.

In 2010 Rob and Ryan combined their 27 years of technical, industry and business experience to establish Barracuda Holdings. The ambition – to create a flexible, customer focused, competitive manufacturing business to enhance the electronics manufacturing capability in Cape Town.

Supporting Rob and Ryan is a passionate and dynamic team comprising industry experience and youthful energy. Being an owner-driven private company with a passionate ’can do‘ company culture combined with innovative systems, processes and appropriate equipment, has led Barracuda into its fifth year of business with continuous year on year growth.