Head of Strategic Procurement
Malte Meyer is our newly appointed Head of Strategic Procurement, who joined Red Rocket in 2023 to oversee the procurement of our high-value technology which is central to our renewable energy facilities.
Hailing from Germany with a career footprint in Europe and Africa, Malte brings much-needed international insight and a commercial approach gained from over a decade of experience in the sales and business development spheres.
He joined us after previously working at wind turbine supplier Vestas, where he rose through the ranks from Assistant to Sales Director, and moving to South Africa in 2018 to head up deals on the continent. His role at Red Rocket includes being active in pricing negotiations with various departments and counterparties to procure critical equipment that includes solar modules, wind turbines and transformers.
His academic achievements include a Bachelor in Economics and an MBA. He also holds several industry certificates including one in Renewable Energy Finance, and has done advanced negotiation training.