B Eng (Met), MBL Unisa .
Chief Executive Officer Africa Operations and DAWN Manufacturing.
Distribution and Warehousing Network Ltd.
Gerhard qualified as a metallurgical engineer through Iscors pupil engineering bursary scheme. He has worked for various companies involved in manufacturing local and international branded products. Some of these positions included Quality and Manufacturing Manager at Copalcor Rolled Metals, General Manager at Dorbyl, Managing Director and later Divisional Manager Africa and Middle East at Franke Kitchen Systems, a Swiss-owned company. Gerhard is also on the Board of SAPPMA and he was appointed to the DAWN Board on the 6th of November 2014. .