Deidre Herbst

Environmental Manager, Eskom

Deidre has extensive skills in global, regional and local environmental issues; management and strategic planning; specifically in air quality, water management, integration of environmental considerations into energy planning, biodiversity, renewable technology, waste management, ash utilisation, Environmental Management Systems and Environmental Impact Assessments.

At Eskom, Deidre has been responsible for the broad range of environmental challenges, providing strategic direction and assurance to the Board and Executive Committee.

Deidre has a BSc in environmental management and a Master’s degree in environmental law.