Archives: Speakers

Matteo Faccio

Master’s degree in Energy Engineering at the University of Padua and Executive Course “JOB LEADER INNOVATION MANAGEMENT and R&D” at CUOA Business School. Matteo has been working in HiRef S.p.A. since 2010. Over ten years of professional and social growth which have shaped my career, life and personality. He manages and supervises a team of… Read more »

Sibongile Thobakgale

Sibongile Thobakgale is an Area Sales Manager and Director of Aggreko Energy Rental South Africa. Aggreko is the world-leading provider of temporary, medium, and long-term power solutions and has a long-established history providing power solutions across the African continent. She joined Aggreko in January 2021 and is responsible for developing and executing regional sales strategy… Read more »

Halil Kama

Halil has a strong focus on cultivating strategic partnerships and driving business expansion, with over 17 years of experience, including 7 years specifically at LINX in the IXP field. His day-to-day role includes cultivating partnerships and driving business expansion between IXPs, network operators, and content providers. He has also played a pivotal role in driving… Read more »

Finhai Munzara

Finhai manages all of Africa Data Centres’ financial transactions, financial planning, overseeing statements and reports as well as analysing our financial strengths and weaknesses and ensuring we remain financially healthy. Describing himself as an afro-optimist, Finhai has extensive expertise in capital raising, as well as origination, due diligence, valuation, structuring, execution and monitoring of debt and equity transactions… Read more »

Diederik Venter

Diederik Venter is a Professional Registered Mechanical Engineer with over 10 years of experience, currently holding the position of Associate Mechanical Engineer at WSP Group Africa. With a strong focus on specialist projects, he has established himself as a respected expert in the field. As a Design Manager and Lead Engineer, Diederik plays a vital… Read more »

Michelle Jackson

Michelle Jackson is a seasoned professional with over 25 years of experience in the construction industry. Throughout her career, she has held various leadership roles, including Director, team lead, and business unit head. Her expertise lies in construction project management, having successfully managed projects from inception to completion, commissioning, and operation. Currently, Michelle serves as… Read more »

Pascal Seliger

Specialist for door solutions in the data centre environment. Within Teckentrup I am responsible for the international project business, the support, coordination and management of our subsidiaries in Switzerland, Great Britain, Scandinavia, Russia, Netherlands/Belgium. I have Budget and cost centre responsibility. I am managing our international sales staff + the sales representatives in the field… Read more »