Telesure Investment Holdings (TIH) has announced the appointment of Godfrey Motsa as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of its Non-Life Insurance portfolio.
TIH is part of the international BHL group. BHL has a vast global footprint, operating in eight countries including South Africa, the UK, Australia, France, Turkey, China, Thailand and Singapore.
Motsa joins TIH from MTN South Africa where he was the CEO from 2017 to 2021. Prior to MTN South Africa, Motsa worked at the Vodacom Group, The Coca-Cola Company and The Kellogg Company.
Commenting on the appointment, TIH’s Group CEO, Tom Creamer says: “We have spent significant time looking for a Non-Life CEO with extremely strong credentials, and I am delighted that we have been able to attract a candidate of Godfrey’s calibre. Godfrey has the energy, passion and entrepreneurial spirit that is synonymous with TIH, and his curiosity for digital innovation, coupled with his drive and determination, will no doubt be a great addition to our strong leadership team.”
With over 25 years of blue chip TechCo and consumer business experience in South Africa and Africa, Motsa is excited to venture into the insurance world.
According to Motsa: “I am excited to join this highly regarded and entrepreneurial organisation that has massive potential for further growth. Pushing innovation and collaborating with different partners, presents an attractive and challenging opportunity for me. I have always believed that expert advice is invaluable, and look forward to working with TIH’s Broker partners to find better ways to create even stronger partnerships.”