Servest appoints Xolani Zuma as new Managing Director to lead their Integrated Solutions Division
Johannesburg – Servest is Africa’s leading Integrated Facilities Management Company specialising in facilities management, delivering services to exacting standards whilst using the integrated services model to maximise efficiency, minimising disruptions and reducing costs.
Servest welcomes Xolani Zuma as its new Managing Director to lead Integrated Solutions in South Africa and Africa. Xolani brings extensive knowledge of the Facilities Management Industry and will help expand Servest’s presence in this advancing market.
“ Xolani is joining the Servest South Africa team during an exciting time of business growth, his experience will continue to lead the business towards reaching its goals.” said Steve Wallbanks – Group CEO of Servest South Africa
The 38 year-old has more than a decade of experience in the facilities management space, he most recently served as the Regional Head (Vice President) of the Corporate Real Estate Solutions Division of Barclays Africa\Absa, responsible for the Western Region footprint. He has also led and enhanced operations in organisations like Shell South Africa, Metropolitan Health and The Freedom Park in Pretoria to name a few.
Xolani’s diligent work in an industry that is not more than 15 years old in South Africa has gotten him much notice and he has recently been appointed to serve on the South African Facilities Management Association (SAFMA) as Director and Board Member.
“I am excited to be joining the team and feel honoured to be granted an opportunity to soar this proven brand in this evolving market. I am passionate about Facilities Management and believe that Servest is well positioned to be a market leader in Integrated Facilities Management, my task is going to be ensuring that we deliver results, add value and contribute to the Servest Group goals” Says Xolani Zuma.
The Servest Group specialises in providing integrated outsourced facilities solutions to large and small businesses within the public and private sectors. The Group employs 50 000 staff; has over 7,000 clients; and provides cleaning, hygiene, interior solutions, landscaping, turf, security, parking, marine and strategic outsourcing to clients in South Africa and the United Kingdom.