GEW Technologies (Pty) Ltd, (previously known as Grintek Ewation) is a South African system engineering company established in 1968 and now a major supplier of innovative communication intelligence, spectrum monitoring and security products throughout the world. The company is privately owned with two main shareholders, the Airbus Group and Kunene Finance Company. GEW Technologies’ expertise lies in the conceptualisation, specification, development, implementation and support of systems for clients including government institutions, spectrum management authorities and national defence forces. GEW SpecMon (www.gewspecmon.co.za) is a business unit within GEW Technologies (Pty) Ltd and focuses on ITU spectrum monitoring solutions. Spectrum monitoring systems and products are in service with the Communication Authority of South Africa (ICASA) and many other spectrum management authorities worldwide.
Born on 12 December 1956. Obtained the degree Hons. B. Eng (Electronic) from Stellenbosch University in 1979. Was assigned to Siemens in Münich from 1984 to 1985 for a joint development of a multichannel interception system. Appointed in 1996 in the current position of managing director of GEW Technologies.