Apex Cordset Technologies

Apex Cordset Technologies (Pty) Ltd is the leading developer and manufacturer of power cords, household electrical wiring accessories, and detonator cable assemblies. With a strong presence in the consumer electronics, retail, and mining sectors, we have established ourselves as the largest power cord and assembly manufacturer in Africa.

At Apex, we specialize in manufacturing a range of moulded plugs, sockets, and related products for commercial and industrial applications.

With over 900 highly skilled personnel, we have the expertise and capacity to deliver tailor-made products at exceptional lead times. Our state-of-the-art machinery allows us to manufacture over 120,000 product units daily, ensuring we efficiently meet our customers’ demands.

We take pride in our commitment to quality and precision. As an ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 45001:2018 accredited company, we employ strict in-house quality control measures, from materials selection to shipment. This ensures that our customers receive superior products that meet their urgent requirements.

With our dedication to excellence, Apex has not only established a strong foothold in the local market but has also been exporting our products for many years.

We have successfully supplied companies in the United States of America, Canada, Chile, Australia, France, Peru, Namibia, Mozambique, Lesotho, and Eswatini with our outstanding range of products.


At Apex Cordset Technologies, we believe in fostering strong connections with our employees, suppliers, and, most importantly, our customers.

They are the heart of our business. Our commitment to providing growth opportunities within our business has made us the forerunner in cable assemblies, plug and connector mouldings.

Even during challenging times, such as the pandemic, our core value of “always having a contingency” allowed us to quickly adapt and continue manufacturing within three days of the level 5 lockdown.

This commitment to our customers and our ability to overcome obstacles has made us a trusted partner.

We are dedicated to the success of our customers, and our intellectual capacity gives us a competitive edge in the markets we serve. Our track record demonstrates our agility in adapting to changing market conditions without compromising the quality of our products and services.

We have built strong partnerships within our supply chain, allowing us to scale production and increase output within short periods to meet customer demands.

Our Vision

Our vision is to become the preferred partner for Plug and Connector Systems, delivering innovative solutions and exceptional service.

Our Mission

We are committed to pursuing a Culture of Excellence in everything we do. From product development to customer service, we strive for the highest standards.

Our Global Footprint

Apex Cordset Technologies proudly serves companies worldwide. Our outstanding products have reached customers in the United States of America, Canada, Chile, Australia, France, Peru, Namibia, Mozambique, Lesotho, and Eswatini.

Our factory space, consisting of 23,000m² under roof working area, comprises six factories located in the heart of Gauteng’s industrial hub.

Commitment to Health and Safety

Health, Safety and Environment

  • Apex believes in the preservation of the environment for not only ourselves but also for future generations. As a result, we shall conduct our business with the highest global standards for safety and preservation of the environment.
    This will be supported by promoting healthy lifestyles among our employees and the wider community.
    • We commit to the prevention of workplace injuries, ill health and elimination of workplace hazards, prevention of pollution and pursuing technological solutions to significant environmental impacts.
    • Mitigation of significant quality, health, safety, environmental and security risks arising from our activities.
    • We encourage worker participation and consultation.

    Apex Cordset Technologies factory space consists of a total of 23 000m² under roof working area.  That area is made up of six factories situated in the heart of Gauteng’s industrial hub.

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    Apex History

    Since 1986, Apex has been creating connections for life, supplying power cords, household electrical accessories, and detonator cable assemblies to various industries. Our dedicated team, known as our Dream Drivers, embody our commitment to excellence and quality throughout the organization.

    Our Team

    The Apex leadership team, known as our Dream Drivers, embodies a remarkable commitment to the Apex values, driving a culture of excellence and quality throughout the organization.


    Christos Gerasis

    Chief Executive Officer

    Christos Gerasis, our Chief Executive Officer, brings extensive experience and a passion for manufacturing excellence to Apex Cordset Technologies. With a background in Industrial Engineering, Christos joined the family business in 1997. Under his leadership, we have embraced Business Intelligence Tools and the Lean Six Sigma Program to elevate our organization to new heights.


    Starting from the ground up his passion in manufacturing excellence has resonated through the organisation. Most recently he has championed the implementation of Business Intelligence Tools and Lean Six Sigma Programme in order to transition the organisation to the next level.

    As a second-generation member in the business he believes his role as a leader in the organisation is to ensure the sustainability of the business and therefore has developed a passion for learning and implementing the principles of multi-generational family business.

    Having joined YPO in 2016, a drive for life-long learning in leadership has inspired the opportunity to grow the business into the international arena. 

    Marco Martin

    Technology Specialist

    Stanly Chronias

    Chief Financial Officer

    Willem Olivier

    Sales and Marketing Executive

    Carla Coulson

    Information and Process Manager
    Roula Gerasis

    Roula Gerasis


    Peri Gerasis

    Purchasing Manager

    Miguel Luiz

    Warehouse Manager

    Juan White

    Operations Manager

    John Hadjidimitriadis<br />

    John Hadjidimitriadis

    Production Manager

    Apex Leads & Kosmolink

    Niko Oikonomou

    Production Manager

    Johan Mare

    Factory Manager

    Konstantinos Gerasis

    Our Founder

    We acknowledge and honour our founder, Konstantinos Gerasis, for his vision and dedication. From humble beginnings, Konstantinos established Apex Cordset Technologies in 1986. His passion for manufacturing excellence and commitment to his employees and community inspired us all. Today, his legacy lives on through his son, Christos Gerasis, who upholds our family values and drives our business forward.


    We are proud to hold the following certifications:


    SMETA Accredited

    VDE Certification

    Among several other European Certification product safety marks.