Molefe gets (only) another 3 months at Eskom. How will he do long-term planning?

The Eskom board has extended the employment contract of its acting Chief Executive Brian Molefe for a further three months.

How will it be possible for him to do long term planning?

We interviewed Johann Redelinghuys, Partner at Heidrick & Struggles and Expert in Leadership Consulting, about the downsides of being an acting CEO.

Scroll down to listen to the interview.

Eskom assumes Brian Molefe can complete the turnaround plan in three months!

Johann Redelinghuys

An acting appointment is only justified when someone from the inside is holding the fort while the search to employ someone full-time is on.

Johann Redelinghuys

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