Hendrick Matlou

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+27 72 973 6377


  • Fire technician Fire Prevention Association South African
  • Fire Prevention and Safety Strategy Fire Prevention Association South African
  • Thermographer, Mechanical Engineering related Technologies/Technicians


  • Assisting customers with compliance with SANS/NFPA and By-laws
  • Implementing control measures to reduce or remove the risk
  • Survey large commercial, agricultural and corporate risks
  • Set estimated maximum loss (EML/MFL) on target risks
  • Conduct fire risk assessment, COPE, PRA/PRE-Underwriting surveys
  • Fire Engineering


  • Hendrick started his career in the fire industry in 2000 as a fire technician assistant. He then joined the Centa group as a fire technician in 2008, and then he was exposed to and promoted to a fire sales consultant which also included fire risk assessments in the commercial space. After 8 years he left the group to join the Insurance industry as an insurance surveyor and moved to become a Specialist surveyor then a Senior risk. Where he was exposed to property risk and insurance underwriting surveys, for local and international clients across a number of industry types that include; manufacturing, storage and warehousing, transportation and storage of dangerous goods, printing works, cold storage, leisure and gaming industry, as well as numerous other industrial and commercial risks, through the African continent.