Simba Global invests in our people, promoting continued knowledge and the search for innovation. We live and breathe "Igniting Greatness' in our customers and ourselves. This passionate commitment flows through to our actions, our words, and the beautiful products we create and supply. We are Simba Global, and we are here to help make doing business easy.

Management Team

Kamal Somaia

Global CEO


Visionary leader with 30 years industry experience.

A passionate futurist, Kamal seeks constant innovation, positive change, and market exploration.

He has a passion in engaging with people, developing relationships and building a great customer-centric business.

Hiten Somaia

GM Technical


World authority in Textile innovation with over 30+ years of experience

Extensive sourcing experience and knowledge across Asia, respected across the textile industry for exceptional execution ability

Naresh Raja

Group CFO


25+ years experience with Simba/Somaia Group, managing financials of large manufacturing + trading companies

CPA Qualified accountant, Experienced Financial controller + analysis, Capital budgeting

M.I.S Reporting, Strategic thinker in Financial Architecture

Mehul Somaia

CEO Retail + Promotional Divisions


Driven and ambitious, 20 years experience under 40 years of age, focused on execution.

Strong leadership skills and a passionate, collaborative approach. Home grown talent in Simba Global.

Damian Johnson

Group GM


An internationally educated and trained business - growth General Manager

Managed diverse companies from $1m to $200m turnover

Grew company sales from $8m - $200m in 5 years and $13 m - $54 m in 3 years

Natacha Chan

Head of Creative


Recognised expert in textile design, with over 15 years industry experience

Leadership and innovation with noted national and international brands

Elite conceptual design skills across the different creative genres

Duane O'Mahoney

Group Logistics


Qualified Supply Chain and Inventory Management Expert

Over 20 years of expertise in Logistics and Purchasing operations for International Trading companies

Strong skills in Industry Specific: Forecasting, Negotiation and Strategic Planning

Chris Beasleigh

Brand Strategy


Creative Director with over 20 years experience in Strategic Brand Direction for national and international brands

Extensive creative toolkit, specialising in Brand Strategy, Design, Storytelling and Digital UX design

Experienced in the delivery of corporate and retail campaigns