Cennergi is at the forefront of Southern Africa’s transforming energy landscape. Our executive team share the vision of creating a ground-breaking company for the future that will support the development of the energy sector in the region.

Danie du Plessis

Danie du Plessis

Chief Executive Officer

Danie du Plessis is a qualified Engineer with more than 20 years’ professional experience in the Manufacturing, Mining, Petrochemical and Energy sector.

In his career he has held positions at Arcelor Mittal, Exxaro Resources, Sasol and Cennergi with responsibilities in Production, Maintenance, Project Management and Commissioning; Business Consulting; Operations Excellence and Technical Services. The breadth of his exposure furthermore stretches across General Management and Corporate Services functions such as: HR, Legal, Commercial, IT and Finance functions.

Trishal Dayal

Trishal Dayal

Head of Finance

Trishal Dayal is a CA (SA) with more than 10 years’ experience across accounting, audit, governance and risk, regulatory compliance, treasury and taxes. 

Trishal has extensive experience in Financial Services, Retail and Mining and Energy industries. In this time he has handled assignments on US GAAP reporting, Sarbanes Oxley, Indian GAAP conversions, Mergers and Acquisitions and has been exposed to a variety of other finance related matters. In his free time Trishal enjoys playing a game of golf and reading.