Johan van Zyl, Operating Officer Johan van Zyl, Operating Officer
Johan van Zyl
Operating Officer
As of January 1, 2019
  • Chief Executive Officer, Europe Region
  • President and Chief Executive Officer, Toyota Motor Europe NV/SA
  • Chairman, Toyota South Africa Motors (Pty) Ltd.
Date of birth
June 8, 1958
Home country
Republic of South Africa
Education
Doctor's degree in business economics, University of Potchefstroom, 1986
Career
Jul. 1993
Joined Toyota South Africa Motors (Pty) Ltd. (TSAM) as Sales Director
Mar. 1995
Group Marketing Director
May 1996
Director, Toyota South Africa Pty Ltd. (TSA)
Jul. 1996
Executive Managing Director, TSAM
Jan. 2002
President and Chief Operating Officer
Jan. 2003
President and Chief Executive Officer
Jun. 2009
Managing Officer, Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC)
Apr. 2011
Deputy Chief Officer, Middle East, Africa and Latin America Operations Group
Apr. 2013
Chief Executive Officer, Africa Region
Apr. 2015
Chief Executive Officer, Europe Region
Apr. 2015
President and Chief Executive Officer, Toyota Motor Europe NV/SA
Apr. 2016
Chairman, TSAM
Apr. 2017
Senior Managing Officer
Jan. 2019
Operating Officer