A few months back David Jones boss Paul Zahra applied to his soon-to-be new South African masters at Woolworths to retain his position running David Jones, Australia’s iconic up-market department store group.
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Having survived the intense scrutiny from McInnes and his current boss at Just Group, Solomon Lew, Zahra was last year faced with an even bigger challenge - a less than supportive David Jones board headed by then-chairman, Peter Mason.
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