Subaru Southern Africa appoints new Managing Director

Subaru Southern Africa has appointed Mr. Andrew Marshall as its new Managing Director.

Andrew comes with over 20 years' experience in the automotive sector. His management experience includes 4 years as regional manager for CFAO Malawi, 3 years as general manager for Toyota Malawi, 4 years as managing director for Toyota Zambia and 8 years as general manager of Toyota Tsusho Africa. Andrew also successfully established the Subaru brand in Zambia during his tenure as managing director.

Having officially taken the helm from 1st June 2020, Andrew says "I look forward to steering Subaru through these unprecedented and uncertain times. We have an enthusiastic and thriving dealer network that is wanting of a broader customer base. With this renewed energy, our shareholders and manufacturer are steadfast in further investments in our market. This all bodes well for our mandate of delivering superior confidence in all that we do for our customers".

Andrew succeeds outgoing MD Rui Silva, who has opted to pursue other opportunities.