Wimpie van der Merwe

CHIEF TECHNICAL OFFICER


Wimpie has more than 25 years’ experience in advanced separations technologies and their application to water treatment, environmental protection and energy transition. Appointed Chief Technology Officer in 2015, Wimpie drives the Group’s technology focus. In the course of his career, he has gained invaluable experience working on projects in Australia, France, Scotland and Africa. Wimpie holds a Master’s Degree in Chemical Engineering and is a graduate of the Wits Business School General Management Programme.