Prof Visser, JK

Krige  Visser  (PhD)   is  a  Professor   with   the   Graduate  School   of   Technology Management at the University of Pretoria. He accepted his current position in May 1994 and is responsible for teaching courses in Maintenance Management and Project  Risk Management at  master's level. He is also teaches these courses in continuing education certificate programs as well as courses in Risk management, Safety, health and environmental (SHE) risk management and Reliability, availability and maintainability (RAM). He has supervised 3 PhD research studies as well as 45 master’s research studies. He has been involved in project management training since 1998.

He previously worked at the Atomic Energy Corporation of South Africa for 14 years and at Denel for 5 years. He has published 16 journal papers, 26 international conference papers and  more  than  20  local  conference papers from 1994  until present.

He is registered as a professional engineer with  the Engineering Council of South Africa (ECSA) and is a member of the Maintenance Engineering Society of Australia (MESA). He is currently vice-president of the Southern African Asset Management Association  (SAAMA).   He  is  also  a  member  of   the   ISO   committee  for   the development of the new standard on Asset Management, ISO 55000.