Xercise4Less appoints chief technology officer

Xercise4Less has hired Renier Pretorius in the newly-created position of chief technology officer.


Pretorius was previously at WH Smith, where he was in charge of the retailer’s global IT architecture and strategy organisation, and the innovation team.

Jon Wright, founder of Xercise4Less, said: “Renier was the standout candidate throughout the interview process and we're thrilled to be bringing on board someone with such pedigree.

“Renier will be pivotal in implementing a fit for purpose architecture that improves the overall member experience.”

Pretorius added: “I am delighted to be joining a company that truly makes a positive difference in peoples' lives and am honoured to be leading the digital journey Xercise4Less is embarking on to revolutionise the fitness space.”