Meet the team
Meet our Core Team
MANAGING DIRECTOR & HEAD OF OPERATIONS
Christiaan is the Managing Director, working hand-in-hand with the design engineers and installation teams from conceptual to commissioning phase, to ensure that AWPower achieves meeting the customer expectations. He obtained his BEng in Mechanical Engineering from Stellenbosch University and completed the Advanced PV Design course at the Centre for Renewable Energy Studies and the Univ. of Stellenbosch.
DESIGN & INSTALLATIONS ENGINEER
Lourens completed his Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering as well as his Master’s degree in Industrial Engineering at Stellenbosch University. His was initially responsible for installations of solar PV systems at AWPower and his successful installations include some of the larger residential roof top systems exceeding 15kW. Following the completion of his Master’s degree he returned to AWPower to continue as Detail Design Engineer with responsibilities for Installation Safety and Quality Control .
Tyron van Niekerk
Design engineer in training
Tyron has recently joined the engineering design team at AWPower. He obtained his Bachelor of Engineering , Civil Engineering 2017 – 2020 and thereafter completed his MEng (Structured) in Renewable Energy 2021 – 2021, both at the Stellenbosch University. He is eager to put his engineering skills into action through developing alternative energy solutions for our clients.
Group Marketing & PR Manager
Del-Mari is a communications professional with over 14 years of experience in communication, reputation management (PR), thought leadership, internal comms, social media, content marketing, and branding, in both agency and a corporate capacity. She is a storyteller, and she connects the dots between all the interdisciplinary functions, to ensure we are on message, all the time, across platforms.
GROUP EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN
Henri is a founding member of the SA Institute for Industrial Engineers with a successful career in technology companies that earned him awards including Business Person of the Year trophy from the Knysna/Plettenberg Bay Chamber of Business and finalist in the Western Cape Chamber of Business Exporter of the Year competition. He is a keen researcher and one of his current projects include charging an EV (electrical vehicle) only from solar generated power.
This is our core team. We also have a wide network of installers, serving our customers, nationally.
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