Consultant, Trainer, Lecturer, Researcher
Christoph is a creative mind, a passionate scientist and an energy storage enthusiast, holding a diploma and Ph.D. in chemistry. In his career as a scientist, he has conducted research in a number of areas in the field of catalysis, by joining various renowned institutions across Europe and the US. He is currently working in the battery sector in Germany at VDI/VDE-IT, supporting the build-up of the European battery ecosystem through project execution and accompanying research activities. Christoph is dedicated to add value to people’s lives through his more than 7 years of experience as a lecturer and trainer, where he is supporting, challenging and facilitating students, researchers and lecturers to grow their applicable knowledge
General Manager: Engineering, Eskom
Azwi Mamanyuha is a professional engineer working in Eskom Distribution Technology and Engineering as a General Manager. He is responsible for introducing new technology in Eskom Distribution and pursuing complementary energy sources to supplement old methods of generating electricity. He is a qualified engineer with a BSc in Electrical Engineering (UCT),a BSc in Applied Mathematics, Physics and Applied Physics (UKZN), a Masters in Business Leadership (UNISA School of Business) and a Master Project Manager (Sorbonne University- France). Azwi has experience in Eskom Generation, Transmission, Distribution and Customer Service & Retail divisions. He has about 27 years’ combined experience in the engineering business. He is a registered member of the South African Council of Projects & Construction Management (SACPCMP), Pr CPM, and a member of the South African Institute of Electrical Engineers, (SAIEE). His hobbies are learning local and international languages and running marathons.
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