African budget carrier fastjet has named Nico Bezuidenhout, who has led South African Airways (SAA) and its budget subsidiary Mango, as its new CEO. Bezuidenhout will join the airline Aug. 1. He has been CEO of Mango since it launched 10 years ago and has done two stints as interim CEO of SAA, where he developed the parent carrier’s long-term strategy and 90-day crisis plan. Under Bezuidenhout’s leadership, Mango has grown to 10 aircraft and has been profitable in eight of its ...

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