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After 30 years at the helm, Michael Mark leads the reinvention of Truworths, but will it work?

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Michael Mark, uitvoerende hoof van Truworths.
Michael Mark, uitvoerende hoof van Truworths.

After 30 years at the helm, South Africa's longest serving CEO amongst the JSE's more than 350 companies is staying a further two years to spearhead the reinvention of the 104-year-old Truworths.

Questions have been raised about the length of his tenure and the falling market share of a retailer facing fierce local and international competition, but Michael Mark is set to steer the retailer into the value segment.

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