Gerhard is an Associate Director in EY’s Performance Improvement Business Unit, within our Advisory Services in South Africa, where he focuses on Supply Chain and Operations competency.
Gerhard is a true ambassador for EY, having joined immediately after completing his studies in 2007. He started with EY as a first year Associate. He has 12 years of experience in smart metering, government and public sector, large infrastructure projects, transport, and logistical services.
Within this, he has managed major internal audit engagements, analysed and designed operational business processes, re-engineered business processes, and led teams to implement and operationalise newly designed business processes.
More specifically, Gerhard led the first smart metering roll out in Africa, for one of South Africa’s biggest municipalities. He successfully helped transition the municipality into taking its first real step in transforming into a Smart City.
How Gerhard is building a better working world
With his wife Gwen, Gerhard makes it a priority to provide for less privileged children and adults through a number of initiatives.
At work, he continuously strives to build the highest-performing teams by keeping EY’s people motivated about making changes to benefit our clients.