New director at UCT's business school wants to focus on skills shortage

Associate Professor Mills Soko has been appointed Director of the UCT Graduate School of Business (GSB), a role he started at the beginning of the 2017 academic year.

Soko took over the reigns from Professor Walter Baets, who left the institution at the end of July last year.

Speaking to CapeTalk's Kieno Kammies, Soko says he will take the baton and run with it to contribute positively to GSB.

He will be meeting the staff on the February 8 to deliver his strategy for the business school.

As a business school we need to recognise the importance of relevance and responsiveness to economic and political concepts in which we operate.

Mills Soko, Associate Professor

We have very important obligation to execute and we will continue to contribute towards the dire shortages of managerial and business skills in our country...

Mills Soko, Associate Professor

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