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Fired Alexander Forbes boss vows to fight instant dismissal

JOHANNESBURG – Sacked Alexander Forbes boss Andrew Darfoor has indicated that he will fight his instant dismissal. Darfoor yesterday said that his sacking, which shook the financial services profession, was not harmonious. “I can confirm that my ...

- Independent Online

Business Day

Behind Alexander Forbes CEO Andrew Darfoor′s shock exit

Long-standing shareholder dissatisfaction appears to be behind the axing of Alexander Forbes CEO Andrew Darfoor. Some of Alexander Forbes's biggest shareholders, including Patrice Motsepe's African Rainbow Capital (ARC), did not like the direction in ...

- Business Day

Moneyweb.co.za

Darfoor dismissal raises questions about 'Ambition 2022' plan at Alex Forbes

The shock dismissal of Andrew Darfoor from Alexander Forbes has raised questions about the group's turnaround strategy, dubbed Ambition 2022, which was set in place and championed by the former chief executive. The country's largest pensions ...

- Moneyweb.co.za

Independent Online

Meet the man Alexander Forbes just booted out over trust issues

Alexander Forbes previously said that under his leadership, the business had defined a new ambition titled “Ambition 2022” for the organisation with a focus on becoming a globally distinctive pan-African financial services leader with an integrated ...

- Independent Online

Business Day

Alexander Forbes CEO gets the boot — and is not happy about it

Alexander Forbes CEO Andrew Darfoor has been fired, two years into the job. In an unusual step, the company said in a statement on Tuesday that the board had lost confidence and trust in Darfoor, who was put in charge of the financial services group in ...

- Business Day