Regional Director – Digital, AEM at HATCH
Thessy brings 14+ years of post-qualification experience as a control and instrumentation engineer in various industries for local and international EPCMs and management consultancies. He has been involved in the design, engineering, optimisation, tuning and commissioning of industrial control, automation systems and instrumentation for projects in the pulp and paper, bulk materials handling, oil and gas and smelting industries He has augmented his technical expertise with the management and review of strategic contracts, cost savings initiatives, business strategy development, technology & digital strategy development and maturity assessments for the mining and metals industry. This has allowed him to home in on value creation through the application of technology and digitalisation.
Under his leadership, Hatch’s Digital team in the region executes industry 4.0 based projects in optimisation, advanced planning and scheduling, digital value chains, integrated operations and digital twins for the metals, energy and infrastructure sectors. Thessy holds a Master’s Degree in Control Engineering, is a registered Professional Engineer with ECSA, and is a partner at Hatch.