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Peugeot Citroen South Africa

Jun 2, 2017
Peugeot Citroen South Africa

In reference to the PSA Group press release dated 1 June 2017 and further to the conclusion of the Joint Venture between VT Holdings and PSA Group that Francisco Gaie has been appointed as the new Managing Director. 

He replaces Francis Harnie who after being with the company for six years has returned to Europe.

Francisco has extensive experience in the Motor industry having spent time in Nagoya Japan where he was involved in various operational and financial positions pertinent to the motor industry before returning to South Africa.

He joined the Trust Auto Group in 2013 where most recently he was the Chief Operating Officer overseeing retail operations.

“It is time to move forward in creating a new and exciting vision, one that produces even greater opportunities to our employees, dealers and most importantly to our customers.

“We have new developments planned around products, aftersales and parts which we are confident will result in greater efficiencies, increase our market share and strengthen our position in the South African market place.” Francisco said.