Calib Cassim: Wiki, Bio, Age, Eskom, Salary, Resignation, Qualification

Calib Cassim: Wiki, Bio, Age, Eskom, Salary, Resignation, Nationality, Qualification: Calib Cassim on Friday 22 January 2023, Eskom chose a new acting CEO. He replaced the former CEO André de Ruyter after his immediate departure, although he did resign back in December the Eskom board curtailed his notice period from 31 March 2023 to 28 February. But on Friday Eskom again announced that Calib will be the acting CEO effective immediately.


Calib Cassim’s Birth details

He was born on May 3, 1969. He is currently 53 years old and in May 2023 will turn 54. His sun sign is Taurus. Calib Cassim was born and raised in the Overport district of Durban, South Africa. His nationality is South African, and his ethnicity is that of an African. He currently is said to be residing in Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa for his career. The religion followed by him is not known.

Calib Cassim’s Educational Qualification

He grew up in a small town in South Africa, where he also is said to have completed his schooling. After completing his high school education, he registered at the University of Cape Town, where he studied business management. He is a registered Chartered Accountant (SA) and holds a master’s degree in Business Leadership (MBL).

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Calib Cassim Family

The name of Calib’s parents is not known as of now but as and when he discloses any information about them it will be updated. The only thing known about them is that they were South Africans.

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Calib Cassim Marital Status

Calib is married and has 2 children with his wife. The name of his wife is not known however it is known that the two have been married for 10 years and are leading a happy life together. He seems to enjoy travelling around with his family. He likes to keep his life private.

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Calib Cassim Interim CEO of Eskom

Calib Cassim has been a part of Eskom for 22 years, he was the Chief Financial Officer before and after doing his duty with utmost diligence he was appointed as the CEO of the company post-resignation by André de Ruyter. The reason for resignation stated by André de Ruyter is that there is a lot of corruption in state-owned power utilities. Until further notice, Mr Cassim will lead the Eskom management team. Eskom expressed its gratitude to Calib Cassim for taking on the additional responsibilities and thanked his family for their support.

Calib Cassim Controversies

In 2018, the South African Revenue Service charged him with tax fraud, and his business was investigated. However, the investigation was ultimately dropped due to a lack of evidence.

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Calib Cassim Net Worth

The exact net worth is not known but it is estimated to be above $3 million. He makes a good income from his job at Eskom and his salary is approximately $500k yearly.

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Calib Cassim’s Information Table

Name Calib Cassim
Nickname Calib
Gender Male
Profession CEO of Eskom
Height (approx.) 5 ft 9 inches
Weight (approx.) 71 kgs
Figure Measurements (approx.) Not Known
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black
Date of Birth May 3, 1969
Age (as of 2023) 53
Birth Place Durban, South Africa
Zodiac sign/Sun sign Taurus
Nationality South African
Hometown Durban
School Not known
College/University University of Cape Town
Educational Qualification Master’s degree in Business Leadership
Religion Not known
Ethnicity African
Caste Not Known
Address Not Known
Hobbies/Interests Not Known
Marital Status Married
Affairs/Boyfriends/Girlfriends Single
Sexuality Not Known
Parents Father: Gia Buzaladze

Mother: Nino Buzaladze

Siblings Brother: Not known

Sister: Not known

Wife Not known
Children 2
Net Worth $3 million(approx.)

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Some Lesser Known Facts About the CEO

  • He enjoys travelling to unfamiliar locations, driving costly cars, and attending upscale events.
  • He is also known for his love of extravagant watches and has a vast collection.
  • He was permanently appointed as Eskom’s CFO in November 2018 after acting in the position for a year.
  • Under Cassim’s leadership, Eskom undertook a public “name and shame” revenue collection strategy mainly directed at municipalities owing Eskom millions.


  1. Who is Calib Cassim?

Calib Cassim has been a part of Eskom for 22 years, he was the Chief Financial Officer before and on 22 February he was appointed as the CEO of the company post-resignation by André de Ruyter.

2. Is Calib Cassim married?

Yes, he is married and has 2 children with his wife. Although the details about his wife are not known.

3. Who did Calib Cassim replace as the CEO of Eskom?

André de Ruyter

4. What is the age of  Calib Cassim?

As of 2023 he is 53 years old and will turn 54 in May 2023.

5. What is Calib Cassim’s net worth?

The estimated net worth of the CEO of Eskom is above $3 million.

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