Appointment Of Mr Tau Morwe As Acting Group Chief Executive Of Transnet

Transnet announced this week the appointment of Mr Tau Morwe as Acting Group Chief Executive of Transnet. This is for a period from 1st November 2018 to 30th April 2019. He will also serve as a member of the Transnet board. The appointment of Mr Morwe was approved by the Transnet shareholder minister, Mr Pravin Gordhan, Minister of Public Enterprises.

Mr Morwe brings with him a wealth of experience garnered during his previous tenure at Transnet. He joined Transnet in 1997 and ratcheted up seventeen years of service with the company. He served as CE of three of the Transnet divisions: National Ports Authority, Freight Rail and Port Terminals.

Subsequent to his departure from Transnet in 2015, he has served extensively as a transport and logistics consultant in South Africa as well as on the rest of the continent.

Mr Morwe’s appointment will ensure that Transnet strengthens and consolidates its governance procedures, adding much-needed impetus in ensuring that our state-run institutions are well-governed and serve the people of South Africa.


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