Our highly responsive team of project managers, engineers and support staff has considerable experience in delivering conventional and turnkey projects.
AfriCoast Energy is headed by three directors:
John McGillivray (Pr Tech Eng)
John McGillivray is the Managing director of AfriCoast Energy (Pty) Ltd.
John is an engineering management and consulting veteran with an international track record of projects in Europe, South Africa, Australia and the United States spanning over two decades. John McGillivray has over 20 years’ experience in the design and construction of a wide variety of civil engineering, and renewable energy projects with an emphasis on project management. He is a respected leader, able to build and develop highly motivated teams focused on achieving project goals and working through regulatory requirements. He is an organized and energetic worker, with excellent interpersonal and technical skills, who is committed to the integrity of professional standards and practices in private and public works engineering projects.
Gerald Ehlers (BEng Electrical and Electronic Engineering)
Gerald Ehlers is the Managing director of AfriCoast Energy (Pty) Ltd.
Gerald Ehlers has over 15 years’ experience in the electrical engineering industry Gerald has gained vast background knowledge in the electrical and electronic engineering field having worked on various projects for private companies. Gerald has been responsible for overseeing the development and construction of wind and solar projects, taking personal pride in the success of each and motivating all those to achieve the high standards expected.
Bronwynne Boswell (BComm – Majoring in Business Management and Industrial Psychology)
Bronwynne Boswell is a Non-Executive Director at AfriCoast Energy (Pty) Ltd.
Bronwynne has over 9 years’ experience in business development with a core focus in Economic Development. Her areas of expertise focus on the development of skills and legislative compliance from a Broad Based Black Economic Empowerment perspective. She passionately guides companies to ensure proper BBBEE compliance and understanding. Bronwynne brings with her, strategic level Socio Economic Development insight and experience in Enterprise Development programme implementation equipping her as a hands-on member of the team lending value to ensuring proper and compliant implementation of projects.
A core management team ensures that tight project management and adherence to our service strategy is in place on each project.
The team includes:
- John McGillivray – Acting Head of Renewable Projects
- Gerald Ehlers – Head of Development Projects