PPC cement company gets new CEO
CEMENT company PPC has appointed Johan Claassen as CEO and executive director with immediate effect.
“Since his appointment as interim CEO Johan has overseen a number of important milestones including the successful stabilisation of the business, an improvement in efficiencies following the completion of key projects and the strengthening of PPC’s financial position,” chairperson Peter Nelson said.
Njombo Lekula, previously managing director of Rest of Africa Cement, has been appointed MD of SA Cement.
He has been at PPC for 27 years, holding a number of cement manufacturing and executive management roles.
Njombo is a chemical engineer by profession and holds a masters in business administration from the University of Stellenbosch Business School, PPC said.
Njombo is replaced by Mokate Ramafoko whose appointment as MD of Rest of Africa Cement has been confirmed. – TNA Reporter