SAAE Fellows

SAAE MEMBERSHIP LIST JULY 2016

  • Christiaan Aldrich is Professor at Curtin University, Perth, Australia.
  • Mark Alexander is Emeritus Professor in the Department of Civil Engineering at UCT, and Senior Research Scholar in the Faculty of Engineering & The Built Environment. He is involved in the Concrete Materials and Structural Integrity Research Unit at UCT.
  • Nazir Alli is CEO of the South African National Roads Agency Ltd.
  • Salim Amod is the founder and Managing Director of Squinch Advisory Services.
  • Francois Anderson is Chief Radar and EW System Engineer at the CSIR unit for Defence Peace Safety and Security (DPSS) and a CSIR Fellow.
  • Hans Auret is retired Managing Director of ClaassenAuret Inc Consulting Engineers.
  • Ricado Badiali is a mechanical consulting engineer and owner and Director of RB Engineering.
  • Yunus Ballim is Vice-Chancellor of Sol Plaatje University and Professor in the School of Civil & Environmental Engineering at Wits.
  • Trevor Balzer is Deputy Director General: Department of Water and Sanitation
  • Robert Barbour is retired Executive Chairman of Mozal.
  • Nic Barcza is retired Director Oriel Resources Ltd and Executive Consultant to Mintek.
  • Danie Barnard is retired Chief Engineer Infrastructure, Transnet Freight Rail.
  • James Barnard is Global Practice and Technology Leader with Black & Veatch in Kansas City, USA.
  • Willem Barnard is Executive Chairman of VASTech (Pty) Ltd and Extraordinary Professor of the SU.
  • Gerrit Basson is Professor in the Department of Civil Engineering, SU.
  • Thinus Basson is retired Executive Director of BKS and Senior Advisor at Hatch.
  • Coen Bester is Founder CEO of BrainWorks Management (Pty) Ltd.
  • Ed Bojé is Professor and Head of Department of Electrical Engineering, UCT.
  • Tony Boniface is retired Director and now Consultant to Gibb.
  • Johan Bosman is Director of Sciendum Academy (Pty) Ltd.
  • David Botha is retired Executive Director of the South African Institution of Civil Engineering(SAICE) and Ward Councillor Overstrand Municipality.
  • Liesbeth Botha is Partner/Director at PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) South Africa.
  • Pieter Bredell is an independent Nuclear Consultant.
  • David Brink is retired Chairman of Murray & Roberts Holdings Limited.
  • Andries Burger is Professor and Departmental Chairman, Process Engineering, SU.
  • Colin Carter is retired Director of Ninham Shand Consulting Engineers.
  • Malose Chaba is Chief Operating Officer: Aggregates and Readymix of AfriSam.
  • Peter Clogg is retired CEO of Group Five.
  • Vernon Collis is a professional structural engineer and an architect and a director of Collis & Associates.
  • Pieter Cox is retired Chief Executive and Chairman, Sasol Limited.
  • Ian Craig is Professor and Group Head of the Department of Electrical, Electronic and Computer Engineering, UP.
  • Frank Crowley is retired Managing Director of Grinaker-LTA Ltd.
  • John Cruise is retired consulting mining engineer and an Honorary Adjunct Professor in the School of Mining Engineering at the University of the Witwatersrand.
  • Jan de Beer is retired CEO of Eskom Enterprises, now consultant in power generation.
  • Bram de Klerk is Group Executive of Sasol Limited.
  • Antonie de Klerk is retired Executive Director and Professor, UP.
  • Giel de Lange is retired Managing Director at IST Nuclear Power Systems.
  • Louis de Waal is retired Chairman of HHO Africa and Past President (1990) of SAICE. Now Chairman of NGO Bicycling Empowerment Network (BEN).
  • Marius de Waal is retired Chairman of IDC, Iscor, Transnet and Siemens.
  • Pieter de Waal is retired Manager Technology of Billiton Aluminium Ltd and Executive Director at Blue Cube Systems (Pty) Ltd.
  • Tania Douglas is Professor of Biomedical Engineering and DST/NRF Research Chair in Biomedical Engineering & Innovation, UCT
  • Johann du Plessis is retired Managing Director of BKS (Pty) Ltd.
  • Willem du Preez is retired Programme Manager: Fuel Manufacturing Industrialisation at PBMR(Pty) Ltd.
  • Madeleine du Toit is Professor in the Department of Mechanical, Materials and Mechatronic Engineering at the University of Wollongong, Australia.
  • George Ekama is Professor of Water Quality Engineering in the Department of Civil Engineering, UCT.
  • Con Fauconnier is retired Chief Executive Officer of Exxaro Resources Ltd.
  • Brian Figaji is retired Vice-Chancellor of the Peninsula Technikon and now a Director of companies.
  • Jack Fletcher is Professor of Chemical Engineering, UCT.
  • Walter Focke is Director, Institute of Applied Materials, Faculty of Engineering, University of Pretoria.
  • Robert Fröhling is Principal Engineer, Mechanical Technology at Transnet Freight Rail.
  • Musa Furumele is Chief Executive of Gandlati Strategic Equity (Pty) Ltd.
  • Andrie Garbers-Craig is Professor, Anglo American Chair in Pyrometallurgy and Head: Centre for Pyrometallurgy, Department of Materials Science & Metallurgical Engineering, UP.
  • Thomas Garner is CEO of Cennergi
  • Ferdie Geyer is retired Chairman of G H Marais & Partners.
  • David Glasser is at UNISA’s College of Science, Engineering and Technology and an Honorary Professor at Wits.
  • Trueman Goba is Chairman of Hatch Africa (Pty) Ltd, responsible for Africa, Europe and Middle East.
  • John Gregg is retired Chairman of Gibb Africa.
  • Sybrand Grobbelaar is retired CEO of Grintek Limited.
  • Louis Grobler is Dean of the Faculty of Engineering, NWU.
  • Sue Harrison holds the South African DST/NRF Research Chair in Bioprocess Engineering, is the Director of CeBER and Deputy Dean of Engineering and the Built Environment, UCT.
  • Ralph Havenstein is the former Chief Executive Officer of Angloplatinum.
  • John Havinga is retired Managing Director of the Mining Products Division of Grinaker-LTA Limited.
  • Chris Herold is Consulting Engineer / Umfula Wempilo Consulting.
  • Stephan Heyns is Professor in the Department of Mechanical and Aeronautical Engineering, UP.
  • Henry Herring is Industry Leader, Property, Aurecon.
  • Diane Hildebrandt is at UNISA’s College of Science, Engineering and Technology.
  • Emile Horak is a founding partner of KUBU Consultancy (Pty) Ltd and Emile Horak and Associates (Pty) Ltd.
  • Graham Howell is Chairman of SRK Consulting (SA) as well as a Partner and Principal Engineer.
    Stefan Hrabar is Director of Mirlem (Pty) Limited and Founder Member of SAOGA.
  • Fred Hugo is retired Director of the Institute of Transport Technology, Department of Civil Engineering, SU.
  • Dave Hulbert is Specialist Consultant, Hydrometallurgy at Mintek.
  • Nelson Ijumba is Honorary Professor of Electrical Engineering, UKZN and Deputy Vice Chancellor Academic Affairs and Research, University of Rwanda.
  • Sunny Iyuke is Professor in the School of Chemical & Metallurgical Engineering, Wits.
  • David Jacobson is an international consultant.
  • Abbas Jamie is Head of Business Development Aurecon Group.
  • Herman Joubert is Managing Member of Tech IQ Consulting Engineers CC.
  • Johan Joubert is Professor in the Department of Electrical, Electronic and Computer Engineering, UP.
  • Elsabe Kearsley is Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, UP.
  • Carl Kies is CEO of Reutech Radar Systems.
  • Andrew Kirby is Senior Vice President: Corporate Administration, Toyota South Africa Motors.
  • Hansie Knoetze is Dean of the Faculty of Engineering, SU.
  • Bingle Kruger is retired CEO, BKS Group (Pty) Ltd (now AECOM).
  • Bea Lacquet is is Professor of Electrical Engineering in the Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment, Wits.
  • Allyson Lawless is Managing Director at SAICE Professional Development and Projects and Allyson Lawless and Associates (Pty) Ltd.
  • Steve Lennon is retired Group Executive: Sustainability at Eskom Holdings SOC Ltd.
  • Barry Lessing is retired Deputy Managing Director, Transnet.
  • Alison Lewis is Dean of the Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment (EBE), UCT.
  • Philip Lloyd is Adjunct Professor at the Energy Institute of the Cape Peninsula University of Technology and a member of the Ministerial Advisory Council on Energy.
  • Pierre Lombard is retired General Manager of Spoornet.
  • Leon Lorenzen is Managing Director of Lorenzen Consultants Pty Ltd in Perth, Australia, Executive Consultant of Mintrex Pty Ltd in Perth and Extraordinary Professor at the Department of Process Engineering, US
  • Willem Louw is retired Managing Director of Sasol Technology and currently Director of the Centre for Business Management of Projects, SU.
  • Hylton Macdonald is retired Construction Advisor Aveng Ltd and Director of HKM Consulting.
  • Neil Macleod is retired Head: Water and Sanitation in the eThekwini Municipality and now works as a  specialist water and sanitation consultant and an Honorary Research Fellow at UKZN.
  • Thembinkosi Madikane is Managing Director of Igoda Projects (Pty) Ltd.
  • Nape Maepa is retired Chairman of the SA Telecommunications Regulatory Authority.
  • Danai Magugumela is Managing Director at Bosch Stemele.
  • Sunil Maharaj is Dean of the Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology, UP.
  • Vineshwar Maharaj is Director of Sales & Marketing, Yokogawa SA (Pty) Ltd.
  • James Maina is Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, UP
  • Thoko Majozi holds the NRF/DST Chair in Sustainable Process Engineering at the Wits University School of Chemical and Metallurgical Engineering.
  • Jan Malherbe is Emeritus Vice-Principal and Professor in the Department of Electrical, Electronic and Computer Engineering, UP.
  • Trevor Manuel was Minister in The Presidency: National Planning Commission.
  • Roy Marcus is Chairman of The Da Vinci Institute for Technology Management and Chairman of the Council of UJ.
  • John Marriott is retired General Manager of SASOL.
  • Tshilidzi Marwala is Deputy Vice-Chancellor: Research at UJ.
  • Collin Matlala is Chairman of Lebone Engineering (Pty) Ltd.
  • Ian McKechnie is CEO/Managing Director of Engenamic.
  • Josua Meyer is Head of the Department of Mechanical and Aeronautical Engineering and Chairman of the School of Engineering, UP.
  • Petrie Meyer is Professor in the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, SU.
  • Rodney Milford is Programme Manager: Construction Industry Performance at the Construction Industry Development Board.
  • Stanford Mkhacane is Director of Nyeleti Consulting (Pty) Ltd.
  • Mafika Mkwanazi is non executive director of Hulamin, Mediterenean Shipping RSA and Stefanutti and Stocks.
  • Allen Morgan is Chairman of Biotherm Energy (Pty) Ltd and retired CEO of Eskom.
  • Dawid Mostert is retired CEO of Dorbyl and past-President of SEIFSA.
  • Floris Muller is retired Director/CEO of MLS Test Systems (Pty) Ltd.
  • Mike Muller is a visiting Adjunct Professor at the Wits University School of Governance and is consulting internationally.
  • Johann Murray is Managing Director of Ultimate Air Solutions (Pty) Ltd and retired Founder Principal of MBB Consulting Engineers.
  • Dempsey Naidoo is Managing Director of Mott MacDonald.
  • Pat Naidoo is Associate Professor, Durban University of Technology.
  • William Nairn is retired Group Technical Director, Anglo American Plc.
  • Felix Ndlovu is Head of Engineering, Cross Border Projects, Rail Network, Transnet Freight Rail, Transnet.
  • Mongezi Ntsokolo is Group Executive of the Eskom Transmission Division.
  • Gerald Nurick is Professor of Mechanical Engineering, UCT.
  • Cyril O’Connor is an Emeritus Professor and Senior Research Scholar at the University of Cape Town.
  • Adi Paterson is Chief Executive Officer of the Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation.
  • Willem Perold is Vice-Dean of Research in the Faculty of Engineering, SU.
  • Bryan Perrie is Managing Director of the Concrete Institute.
  • Francis Petersen is Deputy Vice Chancellor, UCT.
  • Terry Pidgeon is Specialist Consulting Engineer at Ultimate Raft Designs and Director of Research at the Centre for Excellence in Foundation Engineering (CEFE).
  • Pine Pienaar is CEO Nyeleti Consulting (Pty) Ltd.
  • Willie Pienaar is Managing Director, Tolplan Consulting (Pty) Ltd.
  • Graham Pirie is retired CEO of Consulting Engineers South Africa (CESA).
  • Calie Pistorius is Vice-Chancellor of the University of Hull in the UK and former Vice-Chancellor of UP.
  • Chris Pistorius is Professor of Materials Science and Engineering at the Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh in the USA.
  • Tony Press is Projects Executive at Algoa Project Services.
  • Tinus Pretorius is Professor, Head of Department and Chairman of the Graduate School of Technology Management, UP.
  • Vic Prins is retired Senior Executive of Royal Haskoning DHV, Amersfoort, The Netherlands and  Independent consultant.
  • Bob Pullen is an Independent Civil Engineering Consultant: Management of Water Resources and related fields.
  • Deresh Ramjugernath is Pro Vice-Chancellor: Innovation, Commercialization, and Entrepreneurship, UKZN.
  • Daya Reddy holds the South African Research Chair in Computational Mechanics in the Department of Mathematics and Applied Mathematics, UCT.
  • Tony Redman is Group Technical Director and Chairman of Anglo Coal.
  • Felix Reinders is Research Team Manager: Irrigation and Drainage Engineering at the Agricultural Research Council’s Institute for Agricultural Engineering.
    Programme Manager: Agricultural Water Resources and Conservation at the Agricultural Research Council’s Institute for Agricultural Engineering.
  • Christine Render is retired Executive Manager Engineering at Sasol Technology (Pty) Ltd and currently Consulting Partner at OTC.
  • Paul Roberts is an independent specialist consultant on water resources and water engineering.
  • Howard Roberts is an oil and gas project consultant.
  • Gustav Rohde is Chief Operating Officer of Aurecon.
  • Albert Rooseboom is Emeritus Professor in Hydraulics, Faculty of Engineering, SU.
  • John Sampson is retired Managing Director of Transportation and Traffic Technology Africa (Pty) Ltd and now a consultant.
  • Roelf Sandenbergh is is Professor in the Department of Materials Science and Metallurgical Engineering, UP.
  • Adriaan Scheeres is CEO and co-founder of Pragma.
  • Arnold Schoonwinkel is Vice-Rector for Learning and Teaching, SU.
  • Mike Shand is a consultant at Aurecon.
  • Pepi Silinga is Chief Executive of the COEGA Development Corporation.
  • Saurabh Sinha is Professor and Executive Dean: Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment, University of Johannesburg.
  • Johan Slabber is Professor in the Department of Mechanical and Aeronautical Engineering, UP.
  • Dick Stacey is Professor Emeritus of the School of Mining Engineering, Wits.
  • Bob Stanway is retired Executive Director: Transportation in the City of Johannesburg.
  • David Stephenson is Emeritus Professor of Hydraulic Engineering, Wits and Adjunct Professor , University of Botswana.
  • Jasper Steyn is Professor Emeritus in the Department of Engineering and Technology Management, Graduate School of Technology Management, UP and Manager: Government Incentive Schemes at the Automotive Industry Development Centre.
  • Herman Steyn is Professor in Electronic Engineering and Head of the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, SU.
  • Pieter Strauss is retired member of management in BKS and works as specialist consultant.
  • Waldo Stumpf is Professor and Acting Head of the Department of Materials Science and Metallurgical Engineering, UP.
  • Harry Swart is Manager of the business processes service line at Bentley West Management Consultants.
  • Christina Trois is Professor and Executive Dean: Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment, University of KwaZulu-Natal.
  • Willem van Biljon is Technical Manager at DCD Protected Mobility in Isando.
  • Jack van der Merwe is CEO, Gautrain.
  • Nielen van der Merwe is Visiting Professor, School of Mining Engineering at the University of the Witwatersrand and rock engineering consultant.
  • Pieter van der Walt is Consultant at Reutech Radar Systems and Professor Extraordinary in Electrical and Electronic Engineering, SU.
  • Jannie van der Westhuizen is retired Group General Manager of Sasol Limited.
  • Frank van Duuren is a retired consulting engineer/specialist in water and public health engineering.
  • Willem van Niekerk is Senior Vice President, Tronox, USA.
  • Wikus van Niekerk is Director of the Centre for Renewable and Sustainable Energy Studies, SU.
  • Peter van Niekerk is retired Water Resources Engineering Expert in the Department of Water Affairs and presently specialist consultant.
  • Theo van Robbroeck is retired Director-General of the Department of Public Works.
  • Eric van Steen is is Professor and Head of Department in the Department of Chemical Engineering, UCT.
  • Daan van Wyk is Visiting Professor, UJ.
  • Gideon van Zijl is Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Stellenbosch.
  • Arnold van Zyl is Rector of the Chemnitz University of Technology in Germany.
  • Olaus van Zyl is Retired CEO BKS Group (Pty) Ltd and Project Coordinator Gautrain Project.
  • Kit Vaughan is Emeritus Professor of Biomedical Engineering, UCT and CEO of CapeRay Medical (Pty) Ltd.
  • Kobus Venter is a retired Divisional Director of BKS (AECOM) and presently consults through Dr J P Venter Consulting Services.
  • Alex Visser is Emeritus Professor of the Department of Civil Engineering, UP.
  • Fritz Wagener is retired CEO of Jones & Wagener and presently Director of Fritz Wagener & Associates.
  • Kevin Wall is a development consultant and Extraordinary Professor, Faculty of Engineering, UP.
  • Ronald Watermeyer is Director of Infrastructure Options (Pty)Ltd
  • Allan Wijnberg is Director CEO of PRDW (Pty) Ltd Consulting Port and Coastal Engineers.
  • Rob Williamson is retired Director of Knight Piésold (Pty) Limited.
  • Jan Wium is Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Stellenbosch
  • Dave Wright is retired Special Advisor to the CEO/MD, Engen Petroleum Ltd.
  • Xiaohua Xia is Professor in Electrical, Electronic and Computer Engineering, UP.
  • John Zietsman is founding Director of Zietsman Lloyd & Hemsted.
  • Alphose Zingoni is Professor of Structural Engineering and Mechanics in the Department of Civil Engineering, UCT.