Standard Transfer Specification Association
Standard Transfer Specification Association


The STS Association is a Not for Profit Company registered in terms of South African Law. The Annual General Meeting of Members elect the directors of the association in addition to four directors that are directly appointed by the four founding members. The founding members are Itron, Conlog, Landis+Gyr and Eskom South Africa. The board is supported by a secretariat provided by the firm VdW&Co, who are based in Johannesburg, South Africa.

Len Schaller
Founder Member Itron

Portia Papu
Founder Member Eskom
Lance Hawkins-Dady
Founder Member Conlog 

Lee Naicker
Founder Member Landis+Gyr  

Tom Mutshidza
Co-opted AMEU 

Don Taylor
Independent Director
Shawn O'Neill - Elected
Security Module Manufacturers

Zhang Chunpeng
Elected Meter Manufacturer


Franco Pucci
Technical Consultant 
Jean Venter
General Secretary