Harald Schaaf

Independent Non-Executive Director and Investment Committee Chairperson

Appointed: 14 April 2016

Harald has over 30 years’ experience in the development, implementation and operation of power generation projects. He gained this experience leading a diverse range of projects across various continents, while employed by Lahmeyer International and UCI Utility Consultants International for 26 years.

Since 2007 Harald continued his career with E.ON Technologies and Uniper SE. He is currently the CEO of Uniper Energy Southern Africa (PTY) Ltd, a 100% subsidiary of Uniper SE. His experience includes project development and implementation, contract management, Plant operation and maintenance, performance improvement on large coal-fired steam and gas turbine power stations.

Harald studied instrumentation & control and mechanical engineering, holds a Master of Science from the Fachhochschule Osnabrück. He completed a programme for Executive Development at the IMD Lausanne.

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