I am a chemical engineer by profession with a BSc(Eng) in Chemical Engineering and a certificate in Management development from Wits Business School. I have 7 years full time working experience as a process and project engineer within the petrochemical and manufacturing industry.

Experience

  • Chief Alchemist and Business owner

    at Hairmatology

    January 2018 - at Present

    Mpumalanga

    Rebranding from BlkSapphire to Hairmatology, Product and business development, Developing social media content

  • Candidate Patent Attorney

    at Adams and Adams

    January 2017 - December 2017

    Province of the Western Cape

    Drafting amendments, vetting letters, client correspondence, spec and claim drafting and performing novelty searches

  • Business owner

    at BlkSapphire

    May 2015 - December 2016

    Gauteng

    Product development from idea phase to commercialization of product, business strategy and driving product sales

  • Process Engineer

    at SAB Miller

    September 2013 - April 2015

    Gauteng

    Process improvement and optimization, driving water savings and minimization projects. day to day plant problem solving

  • Process Engineer

    at Marley PipeSystems

    February 2013 - August 2013

    Gauteng

    Design, installation, commissioning and handover of a new PVC mixing plant and material handling system

  • Project Engineer

    at Coca Cola SABCO

    September 2011 - January 2013

    Eastern Cape

    Driving CAPEX and process improvement projects across all sites in South Africa

  • Kusile Management Trainee

    at The Coca-Cola Company South Africa

    February 2010 - August 2011

    Gauteng

    Gaining cross functional experience, training and exposure across within the Coca-Cola Bottling System in South Africa

  • Assistant Process Engineer

    at Sasol Technology

    January 2008 - October 2009

    Mpumalanga

    Graduate training program/Engineer in training, plant technical support and driving small capital projects

Education

  • Certificate in Management Development

    at Wits Business School

    2010 - 2011 (1 year) Gauteng

  • Bsc(Eng) Chemical Engineer

    at Wits University

    2003 - 2007 (4 years) Gauteng

  • Senior Certificate

    at Penryn College

    1998 - 2002 (4 years)

Services offered

  • Consulting services

    Process Engineering
    Water usage minimization projects
    Process optimization
    Project management
    Problem solving and troubleshooting
    Cosmetic product development
    Rebranding and logo design

Languages

  • English Native

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