Investors wanted someone from outside of MTN with telecoms experience.— Loni Prinsloo, Bloomberg
MTN Group named Vodafone Group’s Rob Shuter as CEO, turning to a seasoned executive to lead Africa’s biggest mobile-phone company following the settlement of a record fine in Nigeria.
Shuter, a South African who leads Vodafone’s European cluster as CEO, will start by 1 July 2017, MTN said in a statement on Monday.
The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviewed Bloomberg News Johannesburg journalist Loni Prinsloo.
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Large investors wanted a South African.— Loni Prinsloo, Bloomberg
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Political analyst David Monyae says this puts everyone including President Jacob Zuma and Robert Mugabe in an awkward situation.
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The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviews the advertising expert about the best and worst new advertisements.
Gabriella Engels says she is saddened by people who are calling her names on Twitter before they understand the full story.
The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviews Gore about his attitude to money (hopes and fears, successes and failures, etc.).