the team  - HJ Snyman


HENDRIK SNYMAN - Chief Operating Officer (COO)


Following secondary schooling and nature conservation studies at the Pretoria Technicon, Hendrik was

employed as manager at a popular holiday resort in the Limpopo province. In 1999 he travelled abroad

and was employed in the United Kingdom as a Street Environmental Manager in the Westminster City Council

until his return to South Africa to commence theological studies. Hendrik attained a MTh degree with distinction.

In 2007, during the latter stages of his studies, Hendrik accepted a position as project manager at the Nova Institute

NPC. Currently he acts in the capacity of Director: Implementation.


Hendrik has eight years’ experience in developing and implementing quality of life research projects and -solutions in low-income environments throughout the Southern African context. Depending on project demands he performs project-, implementation- and/or programme management duties.


He is married to Lorraine, an asset manager for a leading South African property fund. They have a daughter, Améli.


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