We are happy to announce the appointment of Shumani Tshifularo as the New Renault SA managing director, replacing Jaco Oosthuizen who successfully led the company in the last 5 years.

Shumani Tshifularo will assume the role of managing director of the organisation with effect from 1st march 2022.

Shumani is a qualified chartered accountant who has extensive work experience spanning across various industries, including employ at Ernst & Young; Nedcor group; Imperial fleet services and Saficon industrial equipment (Toyota forklift). He has assumed numerous management and leadership roles; and was managing director of Toyota forklift before joining Kia motors as commercial director. Shumani joined Renault SA in July 2021 as commercial director, and has become an integral part of the exco team.

Jaco has been in the employ of the Motus brand for the past 20 years, and served as managing director of Renault SA for the last 5 years. Jaco is highly commended for numerous achievements, including the growth of Renault’s market share in the challenging circumstances we find ourselves in, building a diverse company, facilitating employee development, and having achieved the winner of the 2018 and 2019 partners award challenge, where South Africa was recognised as one of the top distributors for Renault in the world.

We would like to congratulate Shumani Tshifularo on his appointment as managing director of Renault SA, and wish him success in his new role.