Our team

We are committed to helping our customers use cleaner, more reliable energy solutions. To do that we have assembled a strong, proficient and passionate team to build our vision.

COMPANY CULTURE

Core values

We’re an ambitious team, passionate about what we do and the core values we uphold.

We are passionate and proud of what we do
We take initiative share our mistakes and grow together
We communicate candidly, especially when it is difficult
We are dependable and take accountability
No one person is bigger than the solution
WHO WE ARE

Our people

James Irons - Co-Founder and Executive Director of SolarAfrica Energy

James Irons

Co-Founder, Executive Director

David McDonald - Co-founder and CEO of SolarAfrica Energy

David McDonald

Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer

Charl Alheit - Chief Investment Officer at SolarAfrica Energy

Charl Alheit

Chief Investment Officer

Suné Heesen - Chief Operating Officer at SolarAfrica Energy

Suné Heesen

Chief Operating Officer

Michael Zorich - Head of Sales at SolarAfrica Energy

Michael Zorich

Partner Programme Manager

Belinda Grobler - Head of Group Finance at SolarAfrica Energy

Belinda Grobler

Head of Group Finance

Preeti Ragoobar - Group Financial Controller at SolarAfrica Energy

Preeti Ragoobar

Group Financial Controller

Emly Msiza - Clerical Assistant at SolarAfrica Energy

Emly Msiza

Clerical Assistant

Bianca Swanepoel - Head of Marketing & Communications at SolarAfrica Energy

Bianca Swanepoel

Head of Group Marketing & Communications

Candice Seggie - Head of People Operations at SolarAfrica Energy

Candice Seggie

Head of People Operations

Corné Momberg - Head of Projects at SolarAfrica Energy

Corné Momberg

Head of Projects

Jacob Chirongoma - Project Manager at SolarAfrica Energy

Jacob Chirongoma

Senior Projects Manager

Desiré Kichenbrand - Accountant at SolarAfrica Energy

Desiré Kichenbrand

Group Financial Controller

Jeandre van Zyl - Compliance Officer at SolarAfrica Energy

Jeandre van Zyl

Compliance Officer

Sipho Rolfy - Operations & Maintenance Manager at SolarAfrica Energy

Sipho Rolfy

Maintenance Manager

Kobus Crauwcamp - Head of Engineering at SolarAfrica Energy

Kobus Crauwcamp

Head of Engineering

Riwanca Julius - CEX Lead at SolarAfrica Energy

Riwanca Julius

CEX Lead

Jeffrey Mkhala - Warehouse Assistant at SolarAfrica Energy

Jeffrey Mkhala

Warehouse Assistant

Denise Galvin - Draughting Technician at SolarAfrica Energy

Denise Galvin

Draughting Manager

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Brett Cook

Growth Marketing Manager

Peet Schoeman - Site Manager at SolarAfrica Energy

Peet Schoeman

Site Manager

Mbulelo Dumane - Site Manager at SolarAfrica Energy

Mbulelo Dumane

Project Manager

Douglas Le Roux - Project Manager at SolarAfrica Energy

Douglas Le Roux

Senior Projects Manager

Sakhile Ngcongwane - Product Specialist at SolarAfrica Energy

Sakhile Ngcongwane

Product Specialist

Karen Potgieter - Compliance Manager at SolarAfrica Energy

Karen Potgieter

Head of Compliance

Nosi Ntuli - Office Administrator at SolarAfrica Energy

Nosi Ntuli

Office Administrator

Nomonde Guma - Tender Administrator at SolarAfrica Energy

Nomonde Guma

Tender Administrator

Tinashe Ngwarati - Group Financial Controller at SolarAfrica Energy

Tinashe Ngwarati

Accountant

Chantel Muller - Accountant at SolarAfrica Energy

Chantel Muller

Accountant

Mihlava Manyike - Procurement & Logistics Manager at SolarAfrica Energy

Mihlava Manyike

Procurement & Logistics Manager

Margaux Parsons - People Officer at SolarAfrica Energy

Margaux Parsons

People Officer

Misho Mabasa - O&M Maintenance Technician at SolarAfrica Energy

Misho Mabasa

Maintenance Planner

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Derric Bronn

Site Manager

Godwin Mutematsaka - Financial Manager at SolarAfrica Energy

Godwin Mutematsaka

Financial Manager

Pedzisani Moyo - Project Manager at SolarAfrica Energy

Pedzisani Moyo

Project Manager

Williams Some - Graduate Engineer at SolarAfrica Energy

Williams Some

Electrical Engineer

Brandon Horn - National Sales Manager

Brandon Horn

Head of Commercial

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Sibo Dumisa

Asset Manager

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Frank Sprung

Construction Manager

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Cynthia Nyoni

Sales Support

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Yollandah Phiri

Sales Support

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Sizwe Khoza

O&M Electronic Engineer

Sfiso Masimula

Sfiso Masimula

Specialist Maintenance Technician

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Eric Moshani

Head of Operations & Maintenance

Duncan Esterhuysen

Duncan Esterhuysen

Electrical Engineer

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Dikeledi Radebe

Asset Manager

Marelise De Beer

Marelise De Beer

Financial Manager

Evodia Booysen

Evodia Booysen

Analyst - PV

Jumari Ferreira

Jumari Ferreira

Content Marketing Manager

Robert Tchotcha

Robert Tchotcha

QC Inspector

Kagiso Molelekoa

Kagiso Molelekoa

Supply Chain Coordinator

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Antoinette Van Aswegen

Financial Manager

Resheena Hariparsad

Resheena Hariparsad

Marketing Manager

Daisy Thononda

Daisy Thononda

Environmental Specialist

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Nthabiseng Tseleli

HR Coordinator

Lorrel Singh

Lorrel Singh

Business Support Manager

Sekamotho Maitsi

Sekamotho Maitsi

Legal Advisor

Tumi Moreroa

Tumi Moreroa

Site Manager

Siyanda Mqina

Siyanda Mqina

Electrical Engineer

Monique Labuschagne

Monique Labuschagne

Draughting Technician

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Arno Combrinck

System Control Specialist

Raydon Matlawa

Raydon Matlawa

Technician Assistant

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Merushka van Niekerk

Sales Support

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Samara Lutchman

Technical Sales Support

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Phumla Nzame

Technical Sales Support

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Kim Payne

Sales Support

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Sam du Preez

Regional Sales Support Lead

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Phillip Roos

Site Manager

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Marnus Becker

Electrical Engineer

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Justin Naidoo

Electrical Engineer

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Zanele Nxumalo

Office Cleaner

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Katlego Tsoai

Project Scheduler

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Lisa Roughley

Document Controller

JOIN US

Join the SolarAfrica team

The SolarAfrica team is committed to helping our customers have safer, cleaner and more reliable electricity through affordable energy solutions. We believe in equal opportunity, rewarding performance and encouraging personal growth through training and education.

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