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Sasol Has New Man in Mozambique

Monday, March 4, 2019

Sasol appointed Ovidio José Sarmento Rodolfo as Country Director for Mozambique. Ovidio comes to Sasol with solid experience in the oil a,nd gas industry in various engineering, managerial, commercial and leadership roles.  He has occupied various senior management roles in both international and state-owned companies.

The new Mozambican Country Director started his career with BP in Mozambique where he proposed a strategy that initiated the turnaround of the lubricants business in terms of profitability, while at IPG he led and coordinated the design phase of three oil terminal projects in Maputo, Beira and Moatize. At Inpetro Energy, he managed all operations covering the reception, storage and dispatch of fuels.

Gilbert Yevi, Senior Vice President for Sasol Exploration and Production International said Ovidio’s appointment is yet another testament of our commitment to the development of Mozambique in partnership with and through Mozambicans by building on our foundation of win-win in-country partnerships.