Freek van Heerden

Engineering Management Expert

Freek is a Project Development and Execution Consultant focusing mainly on the role of the project owner team with more than 35 years of experience. He has been extensively involved in projects from idea generation, front-end loading, and execution ranging from small projects up to megaprojects both in South Africa and internationally. During his career, he also spent time in company strategic planning, capital project portfolio management, information management, developing and setting up systems, standardization and ISO accreditation. He has broad-based project experience both in the direct management of projects, mega projects, and large programs as well as the development of standardized project systems and tools, functional management of engineering resources, quality assurance, auditing, and gate reviews of projects.