Ilse Swanepoel is an environmental sustainability specialist with 16 years’ experience in the utilities industry and holds a Bachelor of Information Sciences (BIS) Honours degree from the University of Pretoria. Ilse joined Remote Metering Solutions (“RMS”) in July 2021 as Business Quality Lead, charged with end-to-end management of business quality throughout RMS’s product and service offering.
Before joining RMS, Ilse led the development and implementation of Redefine Properties’ environmental sustainability strategy appointed as Head of Utilities. Ilse’s operational expertise includes the deployment of renewable energy, energy and water measurement and efficiency solutions in the commercial property market. At Redefine she spearheaded several key projects including the deployment of more than 25 MWp of rooftop solar PV installations, Green Star certification of 82 existing office buildings and the deployment of more than 5,000 smart metering points.
Ilse’s passion for green buildings is evident in her holistic approach to integrated building management to ensure their environmental sustainability. She is constantly pursuing solutions to improve the measurement of key sustainability metrics and integrating data inputs to provide intelligence with the aim of increasing the operational efficiency of property portfolios.