In this episode of Smart Money with Alishia Seckham, the President of Ford Motor Company Africa, Neale Hill, discusses his journey to success.
Hill has been with Ford for over 30 years and has played a key role in transforming and modernising Ford’s presence across the African continent.
Prior to becoming the President of Ford Africa, he served in roles such as the Managing Director for Ford Southern and Sub-Saharan Africa, and the Director of Marketing, Sales, and Services for the same region.
Hill also has extensive global experience, and between 2006 and 2015, he held several sales, marketing, and senior management roles in countries including Thailand, China, New Zealand, and Australia.
In this episode of Smart Money, Hill breaks down his unique journey to becoming the President of Ford Africa.
He explains why he believes he has been so successful, and discusses the lessons he has learned on his over-30-year journey.
Hill also outlines the biggest challenges he faces running a large company like Ford, before detailing what sets the company apart from other car brands.
He concludes the discussion by explaining Ford’s plans for electric vehicles in South Africa.
You can watch the full interview with Neale Hill below.