Uhambiso Consult (Pty) Ltd is a South African Company.

George Gerber(Pr Eng) is the Managing Director responsible for the day to day operation of Uhambiso Consult (Pty) Ltd. Five of the six directors are professional engineers. One of the six directors is female and two are non-white.


George Gerber

Managing Director

George was born in 1951 in Bloemfontein. He graduated from the University of Stellenbosch with a B.Eng Hons. (Civil) in 1974. He is a registered Professional Engineer and Professional Project and Construction Manager.
George is the Chief Executive Director and in charge of the overall operation of the company.

Specialization: Corporate Management, Project Management, Co-ordination of multi-disciplinary Planning and Design Teams, Feasibility Studies, Negotiating Skills and Facilitation, Community Liaison and Consultation, Planning and Design of civil and engineering structures


Premila Coopoo

Director: Accounting and Human Resource Manager

Premila was born in 1969 in Port Elizabeth. She graduated from the Port Elizabeth Technikon with a National Diploma in Internal Auditing in 1991.

Specialization: Financial and Corporate Management.


Sazi Nyikana

Director: Civil Engineering

Sazi was born in 1977 in King Williamstown. He graduated from the University of Cape Town with a BSc. Civil in 1999. He is a specialist Civil Design Engineer.

Specialization: Civil Engineering Design and Construction Management.


Andre de Kock

Director: Civil Engineering & Office Manager

Andre was born in 1956 in George. He graduated from the University of Stellenbosch with a B.Eng (Civil) in 1979. He is a registered Professional Engineer.

Specialization: Planning, Design and Construction Management of municipal services, bulk water supply and bulk sewerage. Project Management of multi-disciplinary projects. Feasibility studies for township, industrial and building projects.


David Raymer


Division Head: Water

David was born in 1956 in Steytlerville. He graduated from the University of Stellenbosch with a B.Eng (Civil) in 1978. David is a Professional Engineer.

Specialization: Project Management, Feasibility Studies, Planning and Design of Bulk Water Services, Technical Aspects of Water, Integrated Water Resource Management, Catchment Management, Operations & Maintenance, Blue and Green Drop Status Achievement.


Eugene Kriel

Director & Construction Manager

Eugene was born in 1952 in East London. He obtained his National Diploma in Civil Engineering Technician at PE Technikon in 1984. Eugene is a Professional Technician.

Specialization: Project and Construction Management of civil and building projects.


George Gerber

Associate Director

George was born in 1979. He obtained his PhD in hydraulic engineering at Stellenbosch University, South Africa. After his studies he worked for 3 years as a researcher/consultant at Deltares (previously known as Water Laboratorium Delft) in the Netherlands. In 2011 he joined Uhambiso.

Specialization: Hydraulic and Environmental Engineering, as well as Information Technology.


Jacques Gerber

Associate Director

Jacques was born in 1983 in Cape Town. He obtained his B Eng degree from the Stellenbosch University in 2007. Jacques started his career with Uhambiso Consult as resident engineer on the 25 Ml reinforced reservoir for the Port Elizabeth Municipality in 2007.

Specialization: Design of civil engineering infrastructure, concrete quality management for water retaining structures and industrial floors, project and construction management of civil engineering projects.


Rob McSporran

Associate Director

Rob was born in 1978 in Port Elizabeth. He obtained his BSc Eng degree from the Cape Town University in 2000. Rob started his career with a construction company and then moved to the United Kingdom where he worked for a two year period with a London based construction company. He started his consulting engineering career in 2007.

Specialization: Design of reinforced concrete structures and associated steelwork, for Commercial and Industrial structures, Automotive Industrial buildings and project management and construction supervision.


Brett Ingpen

Technical Associate Director

Brett was born in 1969 in Stutterheim in the Eastern Cape Province. Brett holds a National Technical Certificate in Mechanical Engineering which he obtained in 1987. Brett worked for a period of twenty two year’s in the structural steel industry where he was responsible for design, detailing, fabrication and erection.

Specialization: Design and detailing of structural steelwork for Commercial and Industrial structures, Automotive Industrial buildings and project management and construction supervision.


Josh Fang

Business Development Manager

Josh is Uhambiso’s business development manager. He studied at Rhodes University and
is fluent in Chinese