- Jin Moo Lee has been appointed as LG Electronics SA's new CEO, replacing Peet van Rooyen as part of a global restructuring process of the multinational group's operations.

- The new fixed line service company Malawi Telecommunications Limited (MTL) CEO, replaces expatriate Bernd Flack who left last month. Charles Chuka becomes the second indigenous Malawian to take over the running of a telecommunications company in the country. He is preceded by Saulos Chilima who took over as executive director of Celtel, now Airtel, a mobile telecommunications service provider, last year.