Will new Pick n Pay CEO Boone prove his worth?
SA retailers might be gung-ho about local goods — not so much CEOs. But Pick n Pay reckons it got the right guy
Retailers may be under pressure from the government to buy local, but Pick n Pay has again gone offshore to find its head honcho, Netherlands-born Pieter Boone.
Boone takes over from British national Richard Brasher, who had planned to leave after seven years in 2020, before the coronavirus pandemic hit...