What’s in a name — Smith the humble and Smith the arrogant

12 September 2021 - 00:00

Darwin Smith is not the typical celebrity CEO we’ve come to expect at the helm of a successful listed company.

He is, in many ways, very ordinary, humble and aware of his limitations. Yet his name is in the record books as one of the few leaders to consistently outperform such top companies as Coca-Cola, Hewlett Packard, 3M and General Electric...

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