Principal – Hydrogeologist | Brisbane
Pieter has 20 years of experience in Southern Africa, Africa and South America, including more than 15 years in a South African based consultancy as director and principal scientist. Having started his career in the development of groundwater monitoring systems for coal fired power stations, Pieter’s expertise includes project management and delivery of hydrogeological conceptual models, groundwater impact and liability assessments, development of groundwater management plans, consultant reviews and numerical applications.
Joining AGE in 2021, Pieter relishes the opportunity to collaborate with like-minded, world-class scientists and extend himself into new areas, effectively living out his favourite quote: “Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning.” – Albert Einstein
Outside of work, Pieter and his family love to be in nature and to explore new places, enjoying hiking, sailing and going on long bike rides. A very keen trail runner and cyclist, he uses exercise and time in nature to refuel.