Managing Director, JG Afrika (Pty) Ltd
CEO, Dynatest Africa
Director, Specialised Road Technologies
Pr Eng, Bsc Eng (Civil), M Eng (Civil), Dip BusM
Paul Olivier was elected managing director of JG Afrika from 1 March 2015. He has been with the firm for more than 35 years.
He qualified at the University of Witwatersrand in 1982 with a B.Sc in Civil Engineering, obtained a Diploma in Business Management in 1987 followed by a Master’s degree (cum laude) from the University of Pretoria in 1990.
In 1993 a jointly-owned company between JG Afrika and Dynatest International was formed. Paul has been CEO of Dynatest Africa (Pty) Ltd since its inception. He was also a director of Specialised Road Technologies (Pty) Ltd for 17 years.
Paul’s specialities include design, maintenance and rehabilitation of roads and airfields, materials for roads and airfield pavements, formulation of alternative pavement designs, risk assessment in performance guarantee projects, acting as an expert witness for pavement rehabilitation and materials-related problems, implementation of asset and pavement management systems and pavement surveillance measurements.
Paul was appointed as a director in 1995, elected to Exco in 2002, appointed as regional director responsible for the northern provinces in 2004 and as managing director in 2015.