Sipho Maseko has been appointed as the new MD of Vodacom and as an executive director of the Vodacom Group.
Maseko is expected to join the company on about 1 September.
He joins the group from BP Southern Africa where he has been the CEO since 2008. Prior to that, Maseko held a number of senior executive positions for the past 14 years at BP including that of chief operating officer.
Peter Moyo, chairman of Vodacom Group, welcomes the appointment and says he is looking forward to Maseko`s contribution on the board.