Out of Home Media South Africa (OHMSA) elected Lusanda Dube as its new Chairperson and Peter Lindström as its Deputy Chairperson at its Annual General Meeting held on 12 June. 

Dube joined Zungu Investment Company (Zico) in 2012 as an executive director. Zico is the majority shareholder of Outdoor Network as well as a prominent shareholder in Provantage. She is also a director on the board of Outdoor Network. 

Dube is a Chartered Accountant, and completed her articles at PriceWaterhouseCoopers. She holds a B.Com degree and a Post-Graduate Diploma in accounting, both from the University of Cape Town. Prior to joining Zico, Dube worked for Sanlam Private Equity as well as in the Debt Structuring unit of Sanlam Capital Markets Limited. 

Peter Lindström graduated in 1994 from Rhodes University with a B.Com Honours degree. He worked for a number of outdoor companies, including as Client Service Director for Clear Channel, culminating in running the Clear Channel operation in Botswana. 

His current position is Executive: Sales and Marketing for Primedia Outdoor. Peter has tremendous passion for the OOH sector and has served on the OHMSA Executive Committee for a number of years. 

Executive Director, Sarel du Plessis, voiced his support for both Lusanda and Peter and believes that these appointments will strengthen the association in furthering its primary goals. 

The other Exco members are: 

Category A representatives: 

  • Billy Basson – Outdoor Network. 
  • Mark Castel – Adreach.  
  • Sonnet Swanepoel – Ad Outpost. 
  • Peter Lindström – POD.

Category B representatives: 

  • Angelo Tandy – SP Media. 
  • Tony Lovegrove – AdRap. 

Category C representative: 

Renier Lombaard – Penny Black Outdoor