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New Volkswagen SA sales and marketing director announced

Volkswagen Group South Africa (VWSA) has appointed Thomas Milz as its new sales and marketing director at the helm of its National Sales Organisation (NSO) in Gauteng.
Thomas Milz | image supplied
Thomas Milz | image supplied

Milz joined VWSA’s Board of Management effective 1 December 2021. He has occupied various positions across the Volkswagen Group since 1997, in a career spanning Germany, the USA, the Middle East and Russia.

Prior to joining VWSA, he held the title of director: Volkswagen Passenger Cars Russia and Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) Countries.


Milz’s appointment follows the retirement of Mike Glendinning, who served as sales and marketing director between 2018 and 2021 and spent a total of 37 years in service of the Volkswagen Group, having joined VWSA as a Graduate Trainee in 1985.

“We welcome Thomas’s appointment to our board of management,” said VWSA chairman and managing director Robert Cisek.

“His wealth of experience across the Volkswagen Group will no doubt be invaluable to VWSA, and we look forward to seeing the impact of his contributions.”

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