Zirk Jansen holds a Bachelor of Commerce (BCom) Degree in Transport Economics. He has also completed courses in Industrial Marketing, Production Management and Business Logistics. He is experienced in a variety of business disciplines having held management positions in Logistics, Procurement, Marketing, Sales and Business Development within the Automotive Sector as well as the public sector and now also the Aerospace, Defence and Advanced Manufacturing Sectors.

He has experience in various-scale projects from conceptualization, inception through to completion. He worked on high value, high impact strategic infrastructure projects across South Africa such as the Automotive Supplier Park in Rosslyn, the Nelson Mandela Bay Logistics Park in Uitenhage, the Automotive Supplier Park in East London IDZ. He also has extensive experience in management of departments such as Logistics, Supply Chain Development and Business Development.

His current experience takes him into Senior/Executive Management where responsibilities included managing Sector Development as well as Business Development and Marketing.