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consultant , researcher

Alan Colin Brent, South African researcher, consultant. Certified professional engineer, Engineering Council South Africa, 2000.

Background

Brent, Alan Colin was born on September 26, 1971 in Johannesburg, South Africa. Son of Dallas Colin and Jacomina Maria Brent.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering, University Stellenbosh, 1994. Master of Science in Environmental Engineering, Chalmers University of Technology, 1999. Doctor of Philosophy in Engineering Management, University Pretoria, 2004.

Career

Engineer and project manager Council for Science and Industrial Research, Pretoria, South Africa, 1995—2002. Associazione Italiana di Diritto Comparato chair life cycle engineering University Pretoria, since 2002. Consultant, Pretoria, since 2002.

Technical director B-earth Ltd., Sydney, Australia, since 2005.

Achievements

  • Certified professional engineer, Engineering Council South Africa, 2000.

Religion

The Covenant is a big challenge to everybody. If God is committed to human race, anyone has to be prepared to accept that as reality and make a commitment in return.

Politics

Some people think that involvement in political life is something Christians should avoid. But God is present everywhere, including political institutions.

Views

One may feel driven by urges such as anger, lust or greed. If anybody is willing to be open to the Holy Spirit, God helps to resist evil and to live life to the full.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Surfing, hiking, rock climbing.

Connections

Married Muriel Yvonne du Toit, May 12, 2001. 1 child Emma Gillian.

father:
Dallas Colin

mother:
Jacomina Maria Brent

spouse:
Muriel Yvonne du Toit

child:
Emma Gillian Brent