MEET THE TEAM

Andries Malherbe co-founder of Zero Carbon Charge

ANDRIES MALHERBE

CO-FOUNDER & DIRECTOR

Legal | Research | Finance

  • Co-founded Zero Carbon Charge 2021
  • Initiated and advised on largest secondary buyout (at that date) of a Windfarm in SA in 2018
  • Co-founder and co-owner of multiple bid-ready windfarms, to be bid in Round 6 of the REIPP programme
  • Since 2011 large-and small-scale wind and solar developer in partnership with Joubert.
  • 2007 to 2011, Co-owner of car retail businesses and property interests
  • 1991 to 2006, Naspers Group, Amsterdam, Johannesburg and Cape Town
  • 1988 to 1991, Bankers Trust NY, USA
  • 1986 to 1988, MBA, Stanford University, Fulbright scholarship
  • BCom LLB, Stellenbosch University 
Joubert Roux co-founder of Zero Carbon Charge

JOUBERT ROUX

CO-FOUNDER & DIRECTOR

Director of Operations

Joubert Roux is a serial entrepreneur with a proven track record in transportation. Over the last 3 decades, he has built up a network of service stations and car dealerships throughout the Southern, Western, and Northern Cape. 

Since 2011, Joubert has been developing wind and solar projects for the REIPP programme, in partneship with Andries.

Joubert spent 10 formative years in the civil engineering industry with Grinaker-LTA and is experienced in the roll-out of big long-term construction projects. 

Apart from his interests in the motor industry he also has farming interests along the Olifants River. He was instrumental in working with previously disadvantaged communities in Ebenhaezer and Leliesfontein to establish micro-vineyards and boutique wineries.

He is the founder of 1st Principles Distillery – one of few distilleries in SA driven by solar power.

JUANITA VAN DER MERWE

CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER

STRUCTURAL ENGINEER

TIM HENECK
HEAD OF BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

Menelaos Meli engineer

MENELAOS MELI
LEAD ELECTRICAL ENGINEER

Kurt

KURT BESTER
CTO (SYSTEM INTEGRATION)

ERMA VAN DER WESTHUIZEN
FINANCIAL MANAGER

HARDI BOONZAAIER
QUALITY CONTROL & EXECUTION MANAGER

NICAL GROBBELAAR
Application Process Manager

MMATHAPELO RAMAHUMA
MANAGER OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT RELATIONS

LARISSA VENTER
Head of Corporate Affairs, Government Relations & Strategic Communications

ELMIEN DE WET
HEAD OF MARKETING

ELIZNA BRAND
Personal Assistant & Investor relations

Mark du Plessis
SITE ORIGINATOR

THARINA ABELL
NETWORK PARTNER RELATIONS

ADRIAAN NEETHLING
SITE ORIGINATOR

Kareni Bester

KARENI BESTER
Custodian of Network Partner Relations

JUDY ELSTON
CHARGE LOGISTICS BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER

ANTON BEUKES
EIA PROCESS MANAGEMENT

JEREMY JANSE VAN RENSBURG
PROJECT SCHEDULER

TIM SANDHAM
INFORMATION MANAGER

CREATIVE TEAM

  • JOSIE ROUX
  • JENNIFER WORTHINGTON-SMITH

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