Senior Vice President: Satellite Operations
Rightwell Laxa is Senior Vice President for Sasol’s Satellite Operations since May 2014, responsible for natural gas transportation from Mozambique to South Africa , wax blending and explosives and explosives accessories operations. He is overseeing 1200 employees including functions in Safety Health & Environment, Finance, HR, Corporate Affairs and Technical.
Mr Laxa has spent the last 23 years in various Sasol Operations in the Chemicals and Energy divisions. His passion and expertise lie in Operations and Joint Venture management. He is a member of the Sasol Operations Executive Committee.
Mr Laxa holds a Masters in Business Leadership (MBL) from UNISA School of Business Leadership, a BSc. Engineering (Chemical) from WITS University and he has completed the Sasol Executive Development Programme from the Gordon Institute of Business Science. Mr Laxa also serves on the boards of Sasol Dyno Nobel Joint Venture and Sasol South Africa as a director. He is also a member of the Institute of Directors (IoD) and the Black Management Forum (BMF).