Maria Ramos, the former Absa CEO, is in the running to lead the unbundling of Eskom as “Chief Reorganisation Officer” (CRO), according to a Sunday Times report.
Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan, however, says he is not aware that Ramos is a possible candidate for the post.
White asked Theobald about the rumours and Ramos’ track record.
Listen to the interview in the audio below (and scroll down for quotes from it).
I think Maria’s track record makes her stand out... as someone you’d want to fill that position…— Stuart Theobald, Chairperson - Intellidex
Unbundling has been the outlook for Eskom for pretty much the last 20 or 30 years… It’s really only political blockages that have prevented it…— Stuart Theobald, Chairperson - Intellidex
It [Eskom] is a very inefficiently run operation at the moment…— Stuart Theobald, Chairperson - Intellidex
Transnet had a serious balance sheet hole… Maria took over that responsibility…— Stuart Theobald, Chairperson - Intellidex
I don’t think there’s any single individual in the country more qualified…— Stuart Theobald, Chairperson - Intellidex
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