Rowland Gurnell

Managing Director, Sunbird Facilities Management.

Rowland Gurnell joins Sunbird Facilities Management Division as MD across Southern and Eastern Africa.

Rowland was the COO for Broll Facilities Management Division throughout Africa since December 2012 and a member of the Broll Executive. Prior to that he was COO for the WSP Africa Facilities Management business and a member of the WSP Africa main board since 1999. He is a dynamic and highly accomplished Executive Director with 25+ years managerial experience within the engineering, facilities and property sectors both Nationally and Internationally.

Rowland completed his apprenticeship as a Millwright with Sasol Coal, after which he joined Goldfields where he completed his National Higher Diploma in Engineering and obtained his GCC Electrical for Mines and Works. In 2004 he obtained his MBA through the University of Leistershire UK.