30 June 2022: CRU is pleased to announce that Tumelo Mokhobo has joined the business as a Business Development Manager for Sub-Saharan Africa, based out of Johannesburg, South Africa. Tumelo will work across CRU’s mining, metals and fertilizer segments to manage existing relationships and establish new ones across the region.
Tumelo has extensive experience in business development and relationship management across Sub-Saharan Africa covering various entities across financial institutions, regulators, government entities, mining companies, PE/VC and asset managers, with recent roles at ABSA CIB and S&P Global Market Intelligence.
With a Bachelor’s Degree in Economic and Risk Management from North West University, Tumelo's educational background and experience will help retain and grow CRU market share in Sub-Saharan Africa.
Glenn Cooney, Head of Licensing and Vice President of Sales Europe, Middle East, India & Africa comments:
Tumelo is a proven business development professional with an in-depth understanding of the Sub-Saharan business environment honed over years of experience. I’m confident he will be a great asset as CRU expands its mining, metals and fertilizer client base in the region.
Tumelo Mokhobo, Business Development Manager, Sub-Saharan Africa comments:
I am proud to join such an accomplished global team at CRU, and look forward to connecting businesses in Sub-Saharan Africa with the analysis and insight that they need to achieve their strategic objectives.
CRU offers unrivalled business intelligence on the global metals, mining and fertilizer industries through market analysis, price assessments, consultancy and events.
Since our foundation by Robert Perlman in 1969, we have consistently invested in primary research and robust methodologies, and developed expert teams in key locations worldwide, including in hard-to-reach markets such as China. CRU employs over 300 experts and has more than 10 offices around the world, in Europe, the Americas, China, Asia and Australia – our office in Beijing opened in 2004.