Appointment: 23 June 2008
Ernst assumed the position of Executive Director at Namibia Breweries Limited in 1983, following his entry into the O&L Group in 1975. During his tenure, he spearheaded the marketing and sales function at NBL until 2002. Afterward, he took on the role of developing the Company’s export markets. Ernst retired from active executive duties in 2008 but continued to contribute his expertise as a Non-executive Director, appointed to the O&L Board in June of the same year.