Staff Writer

Profile Investment Holdings (PIH) has announced the appointment of former Air Namibia Chief Human Resources Officer and acting CEO, Elia Erastus as its Deputy Managing Director.

Erastus has over two decades of experience in various industries such as mining, energy, finance, agriculture, aviation, and construction at management and executive level.

His appointment will be effective from the 1st of December 2020.

PIH Executive Chairperson, Vaino Nghipondoka said the appointment is aimed at strengthening the group’s leadership ahead of new planned investments.

“With other exciting business in the pipeline, there is need to strengthen the strategic input to ensure the success of the group. At PIH out vision is to insure that the group is being run by young and dynamic people. Young people in our country have brilliant and progressive ideas and must be given a chance to be part of such an exciting journey. It will be a team task to ensure that we grow the group in leap and bounce and show the world the future is with the young,” Nghipondoka said.

PIH has investments in construction, telecommunications, technology, manufacturing, tourism and car hire.