Ford Motor Company has announced that Neale Hill will take on the role of managing director of South Africa and Sub Saharan Africa, effective 1 July.
“Dr. Casper Kruger, a seasoned automotive professional with over 20 years’ experience in the market, has decided to leave and take on a new personal endeavor,” the group said in a statement.
Hill, currently director of marketing, sales & service, has worked across various functions including sales, marketing and at general management level. Hill will report to Mark Ovenden, president, Ford Middle East & Africa.
In his new role, Hill will be responsible for growth in the company operations across the region as Ford South Africa continues to grow its customer-centric product offerings, improving operational fitness and further develop its customer base.