CSIR, University of Pretoria
Willem Fourie graduated as an Electronic Engineer in 1990 at the University of Pretoria, received Project Management Professional (PMP) certification in 2007 and obtained a Masters Degree in Engineering Management from the University of Pretoria in April 2011. Willem is currently employed at CSIR Defence Peace Safety and Security in South Africa. Within the Radar and Electronic Warfare Competency area, Willem is responsible for the project management of large integrated projects related to military research and development initiatives. Most of these projects involve technology development for Radar systems, Radar Signal & Data Processors, Radio Frequency Subsystems, Radar Antennas, etc. for the South African National Defence Force and international research organisations. The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) in South Africa is one of the leading scientific and technology research, development and implementation organisations in Africa. It undertakes directed research and development for socio-economic growth.