Mercedes-Benz South Africa (MBSA) has appointed Thamie Mthembu as the Media Specialist for Daimler Trucks & Buses (DT&B) Southern Africa and Mercedes-Benz Vans Southern Africa, effective 1 October 2018.
Thamie, succeeds Sibusiso Mkwanazi, who has assumed his new role as the Marketing and Communications Specialist for Mercedes-Benz Vans. Mthembu has extensive media, communications and public relations experience, in various industries, having worked in the banking, FMCG, broadcasting and tourism sectors.
“Thamie is the perfect fit for the DT&B family, and we are delighted to have him on-board. He is already proving to be an asset to the division,” said Jasper Hafkamp, Executive Director of DT&B Southern Africa.
“Mercedes-Benz Vans Southern Africa is one of the most dynamic divisions within Daimler and Thamie is just as forward-thinking as we are. This is evidence that this will be a long-lasting relationship,” added Nadia Trimmel, Vice-President of Mercedes-Benz Southern Africa.