Hloniphizwe J Mtolo is the chairman of Shell Companies in South Africa. These include Shell South Africa Holdings, Shell SouthAfrica Energy and Shell Downstream South Africa. He is also a board member at SAPREF, South Africa's largest refiner of oil products.
Hloniphizwe is also the General Manager of Shell International's Retail business in South Africa.
This is a Retail Executive with over 25 years leadership experience with a diverse background that spans such industries as premium fashion retailing, branded fashion wholesaling, convenience retailing and petroleum products retailing.
Hloniphizwe has highly developed skills in Business Unit Leadership, Business Development, Retail Operations Management, Key Account Management, Business Planning, Business strategy Development and Management, Relationship Management and more.
Has been very succesful in the development of high performing teams. Developing and leading retail business unit strategies. Has worked with startup organizations as well as expanding businesses into new markets.
The roles include Executive Director roles with subsidiaries of listed companies as well as General Management with major global companies.
He trained and qualified in the Medical Laboratory Technology Field before branching into retail leadership.
Has developed his leadership skills through a number of programs including, amongst others,Management Advancement Program and Executive Leadership Program with The Mendoza College Of Business of the University Of Notre Dame.