Dewald is a highly effective project manager with a wealth of construction experience in South Africa, the Middle East and New Zealand, including in the residential, commercial and industrial sectors. Having worked with a wide variety of client types, Dewald is able to put himself in the client’s shoes, relate to them and focus on their unique needs.

Prior to joining Maynard Marks, Dewald managed all aspects of multiple residential and commercial projects from start to finish, ensuring they were delivered in a safe, timely manner, within budget and to the best building standards. He has acted as both Engineer’s Representative and Engineer to the Contract on numerous projects and is able to partner successfully with several clients simultaneously.

Dewald’s extensive background in contractor engineering enables him to establish solid, collaborative working relationships with other project participants, with a best for project focus. He is a great believer in face-to-face communication and is a hands-on Project Manager who believes it is important to maintain a regular site presence to keep up to date with progress and address any construction issues as they arise.

Dewald’s project management approach is to maximise productivity on all projects by being efficient and achieving deadlines. Clients value his high level of professionalism as well as his vast knowledge of the construction industry built up over many years.

Dewald is committed to continually improving himself and expanding his knowledge to ensure he consistently delivers best value to clients.


  • National Diploma in Mechanical Engineering