SADTU statement on the appointment Dr Reuel Khoza as UKZN Chancellor

20 October 2021

The South African Democratic Teachers' Union (SADTU) welcomes the appointment of Dr Reuel Khoza as the new chancellor for the University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN).

Dr Khoza has a long track record of leadership positions in the public and private sectors. His current positions include, among others, being the Chairperson of the Public Investment Corporation (PIC), Assupol Insurance Company and President of the Institute of Directors.

An inspirational leader, Dr Khoza is recognised as champion for transformation in politics and economy in South Africa. He has authored several books on leadership and governance with an African perspective. He played an integral role in the formulation of the King Codes of Corporate Governance for King II, III and IV.

SADTU has no doubt that Dr Khoza, with his enormous knowledge and skills as an entrepreneur, business leader, academic and thought leader, will be of immense benefit to UKZN in advancing its transformation agenda.

ISSUED BY: SADTU Secretariat


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