Wimpie vd Merwe
CHIEF TECHNICAL OFFICER
EDUCATION: MEng Chemical Engineering General Management Programme, Wits Business School, Johannesburg
Wimpie holds a Masters’ Degree in Chemical Engineering and has more than 25 years’ experience in development, design, construction and operation of complex industrial water systems. Prior to joining PROXA, he spent 15 with years in the water treatment & environmental industry where he was responsible for technology & application development relating to membrane & resin systems in Australia, France, Scotland and Southern Africa. He continues to focus on developing break-through solutions for key sectors, whilst guiding the Group’s overall technical strategy. He also serves as Managing Director of Proxa (Pty) Ltd and Proxa South Africa (Pty) Ltd.