Tillmann Olsen has been promoted to the position of Regional President Africa for Bosch Rexroth AG in addition to his current role as Chief Executive Officer of the Bosch Rexroth South Africa Group.
Olsen replaces Lucas Wintjes, who retires on 28 February 2019.
Streamlining the combined skills and capabilities of the organisation’s African operations under the single leadership of the Bosch Rexroth South Africa Group will help the company grow its business network across the continent.
About Bosch Rexroth South Africa Group of Companies
The Bosch Rexroth South Africa Group of Companies (previously the Hytec Group) is Africa’s largest fluid power and automation company. It comprises eight specialist companies: Bosch Rexroth South Africa (previously Hytec Holdings), Hytec South Africa, Tectra Automation, Hytec Fluid Technology, Hydraulic and Automation Warehouse, Hytec Engineering, Hytec Services Africa and HYSA, which collectively source, market and distribute over 30 international hydraulic, pneumatic and automation brands. The Group employs approximately 850 people through a network of 40 sales and service branches across sub-Saharan Africa.