AIIM Group of Companies
Dr. Jannie Retief was born in Pretoria (South Africa) in 1951 and has over 30 years of experience in start -up companies and company turn-arounds in South Africa, the UK, Canada, the USA and Germany.
The previous 11 years he spent working in the energy sector, specialising in Renewable Energy since 2004. Renewable energy experience relates to on-shore wind (5 projects), solar PV (5 projects), wave energy (1 project) and land fill gas (2 projects).
His areas of involvement and responsibility include strategy, due diligence and evaluation of projects. He was actively involved in the development of potential wind and solar farms to fully permitted stage including logistics, engineering, construction, commissioning, testing, operations and management.
He is a former Executive Board Member of the British Energy Association and also co-founder of a Renewable Energy Company listed in London. Currently he works as CEO of AIIM Group of Companies, managing Facility Operations, Finance and Community Operations of the Group’s Renewable Facilities (Wind and Solar).