Speaker

Pierre Havenga
Pierre
Havenga
Managing Director MEA
Vertiv

Pierre Havenga is the Managing Director of Vertiv in Middle East and Africa (MEA).

Pierre began his career with Vertiv (formerly Emerson Network Power) as Managing Director for Middle East and North Africa region in 2011. In 2015, his region was expanded to include MEA. Pierre is currently based in the UAE office and is responsible for the planning and execution of strategic growth for Vertiv’s across the region ensuring alignment with the company’s global vision.

Prior to joining Vertiv in 2011, Pierre was the Managing Director at Eltek Valere MEA. Pierre has more than 25 years of management experience in the capacities of Finance, Treasury, Sales and Marketing and General Management, working across various sectors from telecom to manufacturing to mining.

Pierre has a Bachelor in Accounting Science (BCompt) from the University of South Africa. He has also secured certificates in Negotiation, Master Resource Planning, and Deal Making from the UNISA Business School.