October 27, 2016 10:02 PM ET

Electric Utilities

Company Overview of Eskom Holdings SOC Limited

Company Overview

Eskom Holdings SOC Limited generates, transmits, and distributes electricity to industrial, mining, commercial, agricultural, and residential customers in South Africa. It generates power though nuclear, hydro-electric, wind, gas turbine, coal, and pumped storage plants. The company also operates service concessions for the generation and/or transmission of electricity in Mali and Uganda. In addition, it sells electricity to metros and municipalities who in turn redistribute it to businesses and households within their areas of supply; and purchases electricity from independent power producers, as well as buys and sells electricity in the Southern African Development Community region. The co...

Megawatt Park

2 Maxwell Drive



Johannesburg,  2157

South Africa

Founded in 1923


27 11 800 8111


27 27 800 4299

Key Executives for Eskom Holdings SOC Limited

Group Chief Executive Officer, Director, Member of Audit & Risk Committee, Member of People & Governance Committee, Member of Social, Ethics & Sustainability Committee and Member of Board Recovery & Build Programme Committee
Age: 49
Chief Financial Officer, Director, Member of Audit & Risk Committee and Member of Board Recovery & Build Programme Committee
Age: 43
Acting Chief Commercial Officer of Outages
Group Executive of Generation and Technology
Age: 47
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Eskom Holdings SOC Limited Key Developments

Eskom Inks Inaugural $500 Million Credit Facility Agreement with CBD

Eskom has entered into an inaugural $500 million credit facility agreement with the China Development Bank (CBD) that will go towards the parastatals capital expenditure programme. The signing of the loan facility will enable Eskom to continue focus on empowering its people through build site projects including Medupi and Kusile power stations.

CT Lab Concludes Agreement with Eskom Holdings to Supply Power Quality Instruments and Management Services to all Nine Provinces in South Africa

CT Lab has concluded an agreement with Eskom Holdings in South Africa to supply power quality instruments and management services to all nine provinces in South Africa. The demand for heightened reliability by modern mission-critical applications has resulted in companies placing greater emphasis power quality equipment and services worldwide. The three-year Eskom agreement will supply critical designated Eskom outlets with highly specialized and unique power quality instruments and power quality monitoring consultancy services. This will enable Eskom to monitor, manage and improve the quality and services of electricity supply in South Africa to enable Eskom to comply with the latest international power quality standards.

Eskom Appoints Andre Pillay as New Treasurer

Eskom has appointed Mr. Andre Pillay as its treasurer with effect from 1 September 2016. Mr. Pillay has been a Senior Manager at Eskom Treasury since 2011. Mr. Pillay has been responsible for negotiating funding with Export Credit Agencies and Development Funding Institutions; the registration and execution of the current Global Medium Term Note and Domestic Medium Term Note and engaging with investors and credit rating agencies.

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