Is De Ruyter the right choice to save Eskom? Experts give their opinions
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Experts are divided over whether newly appointed Eskom CEO Andre de Ruyter is the right candidate for the job.
Energy expert Ted Blom said he doubted De Ruyter was the correct choice, while Business Unity SA CEO Cas Coovadia said, looking at his CV, De Ruyter was a good fit.
“He has been in leadership positions at major businesses. What Eskom needs at the moment is someone who has business experience and understands how to deal with a crisis,” Coovadia said...