When the living room becomes the boardroom: CEOs on working from home

Kariuki Ngari, Standard Chartered Bank CEO
Kariuki Ngari, Standard Chartered Bank CEO. FILE PHOTO | NMG 

Covid-19 has shattered the traditional approach to work. What worked before the pandemic is now being looked at with caution, as new ways of productivity and meeting in the work place shifts the ball to the court of technology.

This led us to seek the opinions of chief executives in various organisations and sectors to see how their out of office work experience has been since the government encouraged people to work from home to curb rising infections of this unseen enemy.

We received interesting and divergent views. Here’s what they had to say.

Kariuki Ngari, Standard Chartered Bank CEO

What does working out of the office mean for you? How are you handling not being in the boardroom?