SATI appoints new chief government officer

The South African Desk Grape Business (SATI) has introduced the appointment of AJ Grisel as the brand new Chief Government Officer (CEO) of the group. On this capability, AJ will take over the reins firstly of the brand new 12 months from Willem Bestbier, whose retirement as CEO is introduced in Might 2021. Willem dedicated himself to being obtainable and supporting AJ till a easy and full handover was secured.

AJ Well-known within the agriculture sector, he has huge expertise in main and business agriculture the place he has held and led senior positions for a few years. He has been working in Kaap Agri Restricted since 2014 and held the place of Director: Commerce & Providers at Kaap Agri Bedrift Restricted since 2018.

AJ He holds each a B.Com diploma in Administration Accounting and an MBA from Stellenbosch College. He started his profession in well-known entrepreneurial agricultural companies, together with Lastedreef and Koelfontein Farms. He describes himself as somebody with a ardour for agriculture and he proudly associates it with the trade, its individuals and its locations.

The recruitment and placement of AJs was led by the Appointments Committee of SATI, which was drastically assisted by Axid HR.

In line with SATI President Anton Viljoen, it was essential to rent an individual who can take the trade and group to the following degree within the present difficult, however thrilling instances. He believes AJ will convey a enterprise urgency to the desk, which is required proper now.

Anton additional thanks Willem Bestbier, who has spent the previous 8 years striving to serve the first pursuits of desk grape growers and aligning the group accordingly. “Our trade is coming into a difficult period the place we have now to efficiently compete with high quality product in world markets. We’re grateful to have AJ on board and I’m assured that our trade will welcome and assist them,” Anton Viljoen stated.

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Anton Viljoen
Tel: +27 82 531 3111

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