Enza Construction is managed by a dynamic team of go getters with extensive experience in the construction industry and a passion to build. Here's a quick introduction to the management team of Enza.
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER - ROWAN CROWIE
Rowan founded Enza Construction in 2003 with his brother Clinton Crowie. Rowan has successfully
managed a number of property development and project management companies under the Crowie
Holdings banner. He has a B.SC in Construction Management as well as 28 years of hands - on
experience in the construction industry. Rowan is a firm believer in developing and growing
empowered teams and he leads Enza Construction with entrepreneurial ingenuity. Rowan sits on the
boards of Crowie Holdings, as well as sitting on the Council of the South African Council for Projects
and Construction Management Professions (SACPCMP).
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR - CLINTON CROWIE
Clinton is a founding member of Enza Construction and started his career as the Managing Director of
the project management division of Crowie Holdings, Focus Project Management. Since then, Clinton
has held a number of key positions within the business and currently heads up the Enza Plus division,
which is focused on design and build projects. He has recently managed the private party operations
for the R1.3 billion Statistics SA PPP in Pretoria. Clinton boasts a track record of iconic projects such as
the Wesbank / FNB Campus and the MTN Corporate Offices in Fairlands. He also managed projects
internationally such as the Harrods in London, and the Levy Junction Mixed Use Development in
Zambia. Clinton has a BSc Construction Management degree (UND) and an MBA (GIBS).
TRANSFORMATION MANAGER - THANDEKA MLABA
Thandeka has over 16 years of experience in the Construction, Power & Energy and Gaming industry
having started her professional career as a Quantity Surveyor. A passion for implementing change led
to her pursuing a career in transformation and her areas of specialty include Transformation Strategy
(development and implementation), Supplier Development and Localisation, BBBEE compliance and
Stakeholder engagements (building relationships and initiating CSI initiatives in communities within
which Enza operates). Some of the projects that Thandeka has worked on includes the Medupi and
Kusile power station projects and the Sibaya Casino and Suncoast development projects.
FINANCE DIRECTOR - JAVAN CLOETE
Javan holds a B.Com (Accounting) degree from the University of the Western Cape as well as a B.Com
(Honors) (Accounting) degree from University of Kwa-Zulu Natal. Having served his articles at BDO
Spencer Steward, Javan qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 2008. He later served in various
finance and management positions within Sasol and Aveng where his experience was focused on
areas of technical accounting matters, financial management and risk management. Holding an
advanced diploma in Organizational Leadership, Javan has also worked closely on various due
diligence projects involving strategic investment acquisitions and business combinations.
HR EXECUTIVE - NAVISHA MITOO
Navisha holds a B. Paed degree from the University of KwaZulu-Natal and is both an accredited Skills
Development Facilitator and Coach. She has over 17 years of experience working in specialist areas of
Human Resources Development, Skills Development and Transformation and has worked closely with
SETA's, governmental/legislative and training/quality assurance bodies. Navisha joined Enza
Construction in 2012 as the Human Resources Executive and has overall accountability for Enza's
Human Resources functionality. Prior to this, Navisha was the Head of People Development with
CONTRACTS DIRECTOR - COEN NAICKER
Coen joined Enza in 2016 to head up the recently established Civils division. He has over 20 years of
experience in the construction industry having worked at listed construction companies, Grinaker-LTA,
Group Five and Sanyati; he brings with him a wealth of experience and knowledge. In addition to
Coen's roads experience for clients such as N3TC and Sanral, he has successfully completed roads
projects for the Swaziland Government. His extensive knowledge of runway rehabilitation has enabled
him to lead and execute bids at King Shaka, OR Tambo and the Hosea Kutako airport in Namibia. His
recent responsibilities at Group Five included heading up Cosmos Asphalt and the rehabilitation of
mine dumps for Samancor.
CONTRACTS DIRECTOR - GARTH JONES
Garth has been with Enza Construction for just over 5 years and has over 27 years of construction
experience. He previously worked at WBHO on the Emerald Casino and the Zurich Offices in
Johannesburg. He then joined Rainbow Construction as a director where he was responsible for
projects such as the Park Station Redevelopment, the World Wear Shopping Centre and the
refurbishment to Benmore Shopping Centre. Garth now manages the operations for the Inland division
of Enza Construction. Garth has a B.SC in Building Management as well as a B.Comm degree.
COMMERCIAL MANAGER - RAKESH DINDAYAL
Rakesh is a seasoned construction specialist with just over 30 years of experience in quantity
surveying and contract management. He has a Higher Diploma in Quantity Surveying and joined Enza
in March 2016. Prior to this, Rakesh worked at Aveng-Grinaker LTA, where he was the commercial
manager on major projects such as the Bridge City Precinct, the development of the Suncoast Casino,
and the Bridge City Rail Link. Rakesh is now the Commercial Manager at Enza Construction Coastal
Division and has been responsible for the recently completed Botshabelo Shopping Centre for Stanlib
in the Free State.
COMMERCIAL MANAGER - CARL HEINZELMANN
Carl joined Enza Construction in 2012 as the Commercial Manager of the Inland division. Carl is very
attention to detail focused which stands him in good stead in his role. Prior to joining Enza Construction,
Carl worked at WBHO on the Emerald Casino development and the Zurich Offices in Johannesburg
and then Rainbow Construction as the Commercial Manager. Since joining Enza, Carl has been
involved in a number of Design and Build schools for the Gauteng Department of Education, and the
recently completed Statistics SA PPP.
ESTIMATING MANAGER - BRADLEY JAFFAR
Bradley has over 20 years of experience in construction and has been with Enza since 2003. Bradley
has a National Diploma in surveying and currently heads up the Estimating team within the Coastal
division. Bradley was previously a Senior Quantity Surveyor at Enza on the ABSA Towers Main and the
Lillipark Office Development. Bradley uses his Quantity Surveying background to ensure that Enza
remains competitive in tenders at the Coastal Division.
ESTIMATING MANAGER - BENNIE RAMDASS
Bennie is a stalwart in the industry having commenced his career in 1982 as an Estimating Assistant
with the then, LTA Building. His drive and eagerness to develop himself has led Bennie to Enza
Construction where he now heads up estimating for the Inland division.
CROWIE DEVELOPMENTS - GOPI SHASTIVARATHAN
Gopi started his career in civil engineering consulting. Thereafter he joined Group Five Property
Developments where he served as a Development Director and was responsible for all aspects of deal
origination, risk management, concept formulation, funding arrangements and construction
implementation for a variety of residential, retail, industrial and commercial developments. He then
joined NURCHA, a multinational development finance institution and was responsible for business
development and growth of the lending and programme management portfolios. In his current role
within Crowie Developments, he oversees various development and investment opportunities locally
and cross border. Gopi holds a BSc.Eng, MSc.Eng and an MBA from Wits Business School.