DRA Global Limited is pleased to announce the appointment of Andrew Naude as Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director, effective 15 July 2019.

Andrew joined DRA’s executive team in 2013 and has been a member of DRA’s Board for the last three years. He previously served as interim CEO of DRA for a period in 2016. In his previous role as DRA’s Chief Financial Officer and Strategy Director he was responsible for the development and oversight of DRA’s strategic and financial activities and led the group corporate services functions.

Andrew has been instrumental in leading the global growth of the DRA group in recent years. He brings extensive knowledge and experience to the role, with 20 years’ experience in corporate finance and strategy, which has been at senior executive level. Based in Perth, Australia, Andrew is a Chartered Accountant who holds a B.Comm. Honours degree and is an alumnus of Harvard Business School, where he completed the Advanced Management Program. He is also a graduate member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

About DRA /

DRA Global is a diversified global engineering, project delivery and operations management group headquartered in Perth, Australia, with an impressive track record spanning more than three decades. Known for its collaborative approach and extensive experience in project development and delivery, as well as turnkey operations and maintenance services, DRA Global delivers optimal solutions that are tailored to meet clients’ needs.

With expertise in the areas of project development, mining, mineral processing, plant optimisation, operational readiness, systems integration, operations and maintenance and related water, energy, industrial and infrastructure requirements, DRA Global delivers truly comprehensive solutions to the resources sector. DRA Global employs over 4500 people and offers flexible engineering and operations management services worldwide through 18 offices.

Christo Visser
Senior Vice President - DRA Global