Toyota South Africa Motors' marketing communications department has named Thabo Smouse as manager of special projects and product communications.
Smouse will centre his attention on sponsorship-based projects along with selected product communications for Toyota and Lexus brands in his new role. 19 Jan 2018
BAIC South Africa (SA) has appointed Batandwa Mdyesha as the company's Chief Financial Officer (CFO) with immediate effect.
Mdyesha will be based at BAIC SA's head office in Johannesburg.
Before joining BAIC SA, Mdyesha was the CFO of African Exploration Mining and Finance Corporation. 8 Nov 2017
Goodyear South Africa has appointed Darren Hayes-Powell as its new MD.
Hayes-Powell is to begin his duties for the company in November.
Read more here. 27 Oct 2017
Nissan South Africa has appointed Lizette Crause as its new GM.
Crause will be reporting to Xavier Gobille, the MD of sales and marketing at Nissan South Africa. 16 Oct 2017
Nissan has appointed Anthony Thomas as its Chief Information Officer (CIO), effective 23 October 2017.
Thomas will be based at Nissan's headquarters in Yokohama, Japan, and will report to CEO Hiroto Saikawa. 13 Oct 2017
Letitia Herold has been appointed as Honda Motor Southern Africa's new PR and events coordinator; she is to replace Joeline Dabrowski. 19 Jul 2017
Peugeot Citroen South Africa has made several new key appointments to its management team in order to transform its brand strategy.
Franciso Gaie has been appointed as managing director, Clara Metivier-Beukes as PSA group representative to South and Eastern Asia, Dineo Mofokeng has been appointed as the new digital marketing and advertising manager, while Morne McCartney has been appointed as PSA's price and product manager. 14 Jun 2017
Ziyad Gaba will succeed Naeem Hassim as the head of FUSO Southern Africa at Mercedes-Benz South Africa. 5 Jun 2017
Dineo Mofokeng has become the first black female to hold the position of digital marketing and advertising manager at Peugeot Citroen South Africa. 31 May 2017
Tim Heldmann has been named VP for global marketing and brand management for the performance brand of Volvo, Polestar.
Heldmann previously served as Red Bull's global brand management division for six years and most recently as global head of consumer insights and initiative management, where he was responsible for brand strategy, market research, and consumer pricing. 11 May 2017
Nissan has appointed Peyman Kargar and Kalyana Sivagnanam for its operations in the Africa, Middle East and Indian regions. 29 Mar 2017
Gert Swanepoel has been announced as the new managing director for UD Truck Southern Africa. 1 Mar 2017
Continental Tyre South Africa (CTSA) has appointed Ven Pillay as its new non-executive director and chair of its social and ethics committee. 16 Feb 2017
Former WesBank SA CEO, Simphiwe Nghona, has been appointed as Standard Bank's new group head for Vehicle and Asset Finance (VAF). 16 Feb 2017
Motor vehicle and business financier, WesBank, has appointed Mark Finlayson as the new CEO for its motor division, effective as of 1 March 2017. 13 Feb 2017
Continental Tyre South Africa (CTSA) has named JJ Dowling as the replacement for Wayne Brown as its new general manager for manufacturing at its Port Elizabeth plant. 10 Feb 2017
Nissan South Africa has appointed Leslie Ramsoomar as its new head of sales and operations: SAF. 8 Dec 2016
Kabelo Rabotho has been appointed as the new marketing director for Nissan South Africa. 8 Dec 2016
BRiNK Towing Systems South Africa managing director, Mark Gutridge, has been appointed in a similar role at BRiNK Towing Systems United Kingdom. 29 Nov 2016
Nadia Trimmel has been appointed as the new vice president for Mercedes-Benz South Africa for Mercedes-Benz Vans in Canada - she previously served as national sales manager for the group. 16 Nov 2016
Subaru southern Africa has named Vuyi Mpofu as its safety brand ambassador. 10 Oct 2016
Mercedes-Benz Vans South Africa vice president, Nicolette Lambrechts, has been appointed as the new vice president for Mercedes-Benz Vans Canada. 5 Oct 2016
Tyre and rubber manufacturer, Bridgestone, has appointed the previous CEO of Perelli's LATAM division, Paolo Ferrari, as its new president and chief executive officer for the company's Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) business unit based in Zaventem, Belgium. 20 Jul 2016
Nissan SA's first female HR manager, Charmaine Lemao, has been promoted to head of talent management for the Renault Nissan Alliance AMI region. 5 Jul 2016
General Motors South Africa has promoted Louis Marits to general manager of vehicle sales, service and marketing for General Motors Israel. 1 Jul 2016
Truck and trailer body building company, Serco, has appointed Arnold Loois as its new production manager for its Cape Town branch. 20 Jun 2016
The former head of exterior and advanced design at Bentley, Sang Yup Lee, has been appointed as vice president by the Hyundai Motor Company for their design centre. 18 May 2016
Rebone Motsatsi has been appointed executive commercial for Avis Budget southern Africa. 7 Apr 2016
With 10 years' car industry experience, Riaan Neveling has been appointed the new marketing manager at KTM South Africa. 30 Mar 2016
The Toyota Motor Corporation (Japan) has announced the following appointments within the global management structure which impacts on Toyota South Africa Motors (TSAM) and the Africa Region:
Dr Johan van Zyl has been appointed chairman of TSAM. 30 Mar 2016