Business-Minded & Ideas-Driven

The Barnardt Boyes team has the experience and expertise to create wine brands, as well as market and distribute them both locally and abroad. Together, we have the right mix of solid business sense and creativity to offer wines that are aligned with ever-changing wine trends and delight palates worldwide.

Our directors

Old Friends & Enduring Business Partners

Our directors are two university friends who have brought together their expertise – and surnames – to form Barnardt Boyes. Neels Barnardt has spent many years in the wine industry, while John Boyes has extensive experience in the field of agriculture. Every bottle of our wines carries their “BB” stamp of approval.

Our winemaker

A Blend Of Experience & Skill

Hendrik Snyman has been a winemaker since completing his studies in Viticulture and Enology in 2005. He has worked both locally and internationally on wineries in Stellenbosch, California, New Zealand and France. Hendrik has been part of the success of Barnardt Boyes since 2013.

about us

Our Advisory Board

We welcome fresh ideas and advice, so we meet with a diverse group of discerning individuals from time to
time. Their interests and expertise range from music to marketing, but they all share the same passion for living life to the full and enjoying really fine wine.


Individual Expertise. A Shared Passion For Great Wine.

Any wine, any brand, any market is possible because we have the right people on the job. Each one of our team members contributes his/her unique skills, talents and experience to Barnardt Boyes, enabling us to go further and keep developing innovative, world-class brands.

John Boyes


Neels Barnardt


Cobus van Graan

Chief Operations Officer

Hendrik Snyman

Winemaker & Production Manager

Elicia Koch

Operations & Finance

Jeanne Michaels

Logistics & Admin

Francois van der Merwe


Michele Stuurman

Branding & PR Carrol Boyes Wines

Enjoyed Worldwide

Get in Touch

If you’d like to know more about our brands, wine export, and global marketing
and sales solutions, contact us today.