new head for ppc
Success not cast in concrete for PPC
PPC names Dutch national Roland van Wijnen CEO – its fourth in five years – as it grapples with a depressed market
Roland van Wijnen, the highly regarded incoming CEO of cement group PPC, could be in for four years of hard grind.
PPC announced the appointment of Van Wijnen — a former top executive of international cement giant LafargeHolcim — only days before the belated release of financial results for the year to end-March. The results show a leaner and meaner PPC, but a business that is nonetheless wedged firmly between a rock and a hard place while the SA economy remains this brittle...