Lucas delivers keynote address at Transnet Event
On Thursday morning, 11 July 13, Lucas gave a powerful address during the day session of Transnet’s CE Excellence of Awards Ceremony at Theatre on the Track, Kyalami near Johannesburg. As the keynote speaker, Lucas talked about the attributes of a winning mentality and how focused leadership and teamwork help foster that in business, sports and life.
Lucas supports Transnet’s continued investment into the infrastructure of South Africa. Afterwards he said: “I am proud to have contributed in some small way to the company whose teams are so integral to moving SA forward. And they do so with an emphasis on safety and reliability, which as a former defender I can fully appreciate!”
The CE’s Excellence of Awards is an annual event that is aimed at recognizing, appreciating and acknowledging employee’s excellent performance. At the Gala Dinner Lucas jointly presented the award for Teamwork with former South African International cricketer Makhaya Ntini.
Transnet, the company behind South African business, prides itself on delivering integrated, efficient, safe, reliable, and cost-effective service. It is committed to safety and sustaining investment to improve asset utilization and customer satisfaction. The company’s goal is to be one of the top 5 railroads in the world by 2018.