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The more you progress in your career, the more captivating lessons you pick up along the way. This is why we are honoured to be sharing in the industry insights and life lessons learned from Woolworths Honorary President, Prof Simon Susman. In this discussion, he will guide us in achieving a successful turnaround during the Covid-19 pandemic.

Join this insightful Q&A session facilitated by Prof Anita Bosch, as Prof Susman shares stories from his illustrious career that can help you overcome today’s challenges – both from an organisational standpoint, as well as from an individual level with regards to your career.

Date: 29 July 2021 (Online Zoom event)

Time: 08:30 – 10:00 

Enquiries: [email protected]


Prof Simon Susman

Simon Susman has been involved with Woolworths since 1982. Prior to his retirement, Simon served as the Chief Executive Officer of Woolworths Holdings and then Chairman over a twenty year period until 2019. He was recently appointed Honorary Professor of Entrepreneurship at the University of Stellenbosch Business School. Simon currently also chairs a number of local and international businesses and NGO’s.

Prof Anita Bosch

Anita Bosch holds a PhD from the School of Management at the University of Southampton. She is a Professor at the University of Stellenbosch Business School, where she heads research on women at work and teaches in the organisational behaviour and leadership tracks. She is the editor of the annual Women’s Report of the SABPP, which is in its 8th year and has published numerous public reports, articles and book chapters on diversity and women’s issues. Her work spans the field of women at work including leadership, identity, structural inequality and policy.

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