Jaiprakash Hargovan (JP)

Managing Director

As a chartered accountant, JP is proficient in all aspects of financial reporting and management. He is currently the majority shareholder and Managing Director of Thermaire Investments and has extensive experience in strategic planning and leadership.


Quinton Brent


Quinton started with the Company in 1981 as a Pupil Engineer, obtaining a National Diploma in Mechanical Engineering. He has experience in both the Management and Technical aspects of the HVAC industry after fulfilling Engineering and Project Management functions within the Company, along with International Business Management.

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Chris Braund


Chris has over 35 years’ experience in the HVAC industry and started his career with the company in 1981. Chris has an N3 in air-conditioning and refrigeration, and has moved through the ranks at IES over his tenure, to heading up the KZN branch and being an active member of the Thermaire Investments board.