MEET THE TEAM
Co-Founder and Sales Director
Graham is a GreenHouse co-founder and leads the sales division. Graham co-founded GreenHouse to make a difference in people’s lives by designing power systems to reduce dependence on municipal suppliers, reduce carbon footprint, and ultimately offer independence.
Prior to founding GreenHouse, he worked in highly technical roles in the electronics and computer diagnostics industries. He is professional, passionate, reliable, and is a forward thinker.
After years of having worked in that industry, he started his career in the aviation industry and after 10 years, started GreenHouse with Craig in 2009.
He holds a National Higher Diploma in Electronic Engineering and a Diploma in Management.
In his spare time, he enjoys going to the shooting range and spending time with his family.
Co-Founder and Managing Director
Craig is a GreenHouse co-founder and serves as the Managing Director. Prior to co-founding GreenHouse, he spent over 20 years in executive leadership roles in high-growth energy and automotive companies– such as BMW. He is an expert in technical, operational, and general management roles and attributes that would best describe him would be fair, detailed, and analytical.
He decided to co-found GreenHouse with his good friend Graham as he was already interested in energy efficiency in terms of his own lifestyle.
He holds a Bsc in Mechanical Engineering and a GDE in Industrial Engineering from the University of Witwatersrand.
He is passionate about motor vehicles and is part of the BMW Car Club where he and his son enjoy Circuit Racing.
Engineering and Marketing Manager
Nicholas is an engineer with a passion for innovation and energy efficiency. He enjoys the opportunity to design and deliver turnkey solutions to homeowners and businesss’ alike. Nicholas started with GreenHouse in 2017 as a young intern and is currently the Engineering and Marketing Manager – overseeing both divisions.
He holds a Bsc in Mechanical Engineering with the University of Pretoria.
He is driven, analytical, versatile, and passionate about his work.
He enjoys playing tennis at the local Irene Country Club, and circuit racing in the BMW Car Club Racing Series.
Client Liason and Administration
Monique is the voice and ambassador of GreenHouse. She lived in Pretoria and Port Elizabeth and after completing high school, she worked and traveled around Europe. Upon returning to Pretoria, she worked as a Manager and was later promoted to Business Consultant for a group of companies in the retail industry.
She is adventurous, outgoing, and enthusiastic. Her interests include photography, gardening, and hiking. She is also an avid animal lover and has 2 dogs. She joined GreenHouse 7 years ago, today she works for them as a Business Planner, supporting the Operations, Sales and Marketing, HR, and Accounting needs of the company.
Michael (Mike) has been with GreenHouse since 2017 and has progressed from an installation leader to the Operations Manager at GreenHouse. He has a strong technical background and posseses exemplary troubleshooting skills. Mike is a registered installation electrician with the department of labor and he also holds his PV Green Card certification.
Michael leads and mentors the installation teams, continuoulsy stiving for excellence and perfection.
His other interests are fishing, gardening, and motorcycle sport.
Technical Sales Consultant
Ethanne has a strong background in working for companies in the environmental sector – prior to joining GreenHouse. His passion for all things ‘green’ has led him to obtain a Bsc in Environmental Science and Geography, Bsc Honours in Environmental Science and Geography and is currently completing a Masters in Environmental Management with the University of Pretoria.
He is positive, open-minded, and outgoing. He also enjoys tutoring high school students over weekends in subjects such as maths, science, and chemistry.
In his free time, he likes to play the cello, listen to music and enjoys playing outdoor sports with his friends.
Renier Van Rooyen
Renier is originally from Alberton and moved to Pretoria to pursue a career at GreenHouse. He has been with the company for over 3 years and strives to continue learning and growing with the team. He is detail-oriented and technical and would like to one day become a supervisor. He holds a Red Seal Diploma in Electrical and a COC licence.
In his spare time he enjoys cooking and watching tech tutorials to build his knowledge.
Technical Sales Consultant
Patrick holds BA Law & LLB degrees from the University of Pretoria and is an admitted attorney. He previously worked as an attorney dealing with insurance and liability before joining GreenHouse. He joined GreenHouse as a result of his passion and interest in the renewable energy industry.
His legal background has engrained him with honesty, integrity, and a hard work ethic, which he carries with him in his current role as a Technical Sales Consultant.
He is friendly, athletic, and enjoys socialising.
Thomas moved from Pretoria to Dubai when he was 16 years old. He studied Warehouse Management and Business Administration at Westford School of Management. He spent over three years in procurement with aviation and events industries in Dubai and once he moved back to South Africa, he went on to study to be a pilot.
Thomas joined GreenHouse as he finds the renewable energy industry interesting and exciting and having worked here for some time, he loves that every day is new and different.
When he is not at work, he enjoys fishing and traveling.
Albert (Solly) Mohale Shay
Solar PV Technician
Solly has been with GreenHouse since 2013 and has over 9 years of experience with the company. He always has a smile on his face and takes pride in his work. Solly has over 14 years of experience as a technician and finds working in the power industry interesting and exciting as he enjoys new challenges and building client relationships.
Over the weekends, he likes to watch soccer and spend time with his friends and family.
Jabu is a qualified electrician since 2013. He completed his qualification N5 Electrical Engineering from Tvet Springfield. He is determined, energetic, and a problem-solver.
He enjoys hiking and listening to music.
Thabiso William Madia
Thabiso is a junior electrician and started with GreenHouse this year. He holds a Red Seal Trade Electrical Qualification.
He is excited about the power industry and finds it interesting. He is humble and a peoples person.
Solar PV Technician
Benny has years of experience as an under-study electrician in the power industry and is studying towards obtaining his red seal trade test certificate.
He loves working in this industry because it benefits the environment. He is humble and patient in his work.
Solar PV Technician
Thabang came from the solar industry prior to joining GreenHouse and has over 2 years of experience working in the industry as a technician. He has competencies that include technical knowledge, customer liaison, problem-solving, and communication skills.
He is on the technical team and assists the electricians with the installations and enjoys his job as he is always learning and aspires to become a qualified electrician.
He enjoys cooking, watching movies and spending time with friends.
Claude is the storeman at GreenHouse. He is a fun and enthusiastic individual who enjoys his work and takes pride in every task he completes. Claude is busy completing a qualification in Electrical Engineering through AIE.
Claude enjoys working in the power industry and aspires to be a solar installer one day.
When he is not at work, he enjoys spending his time outdoors and taking road trips across Gauteng.
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