Our highly skilled team of professionals includes engineers (across all disciplines), quantity surveyors and chartered accountants – all of whom are experienced in infrastructure development. Over and above their respective fields of original qualifications, they all have expertise in the leadership, strategic planning and management of all aspects of a project, from development and inception, through to final operation and maintenance. This is a direct result of purposeful resource selection, constant exposure, mentoring, training and upskilling, to ensure that they are aligned to CAPIC’s overall core expertise and specialist service offering. 

Peterson Khumalo, Chairman and Non-Executive Director

Peterson is a Chartered Accountant, experienced in external audit, internal audit, risk management, business consulting and corporate governance. Previously he worked as a Chartered Accountant with one of the “Big 4” audit firms. He is currently the Managing Director of Khumalo & Mabuya Chartered Accountants.

Gerhard Bester, Managing Director

Gerhard co-founded CAPIC in 2010 and has been the Managing Director since inception. He is a Professional Civil Engineer and Professional Construction Project Manager with an entrepreneurial passion that drives him to turn projects into businesses.

Christo de Witt, Operations Director and Head of Dispute Resolution

Christo has been the Operations Director since 2015. He is a Professional Civil Engineering Technologist and RICS certified expert witness. He specialises in contract management and administration, claims preparation and defense, claims quantification, delay analysis and dispute resolution.

Mthe Masiza, Non-Executive Director

Mthe is a qualified Aircraft Technician and an experienced project manager in a wide range of sectors within the built environment. He has a passion for socio-economic upliftment through integrated developments, public-private partnerships and community initiatives. He has been a board member since 2017.

Grant Penrose, Technical Director and Head of Project Finance & Modelling

Grant is a Chartered Accountant with extensive expertise in the areas of finance, project finance, financial modelling and finance raising on several PFI/PPP transactions in the UK, Middle East and Southern Africa.

Jurgens Kühl, Technical Director & Head of Advisory & Management

Jurgens is a Professional Chemical Engineer and a Chartered Member of IChemE. He is an experienced advisor to public- and private sector clients on projects and operations across several sectors. Jurgens enjoys value engineering and optimisation of projects, enhancing client benefits and bankability. He has a passion for sustainable economic development, the optimised use of natural resources and the minimisation of waste.