The hasty departure of Omnia MD Adriaan de Lange after two years at the helm is part of a leadership shake-up at the embattled chemicals and fertiliser group as it tries to turn its fortunes around, analysts say.

Omnia announced De Lange's resignation on Wednesday, adding that he has been replaced by group finance director Seelan Gobalsamy.

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