The problem is a bit like an old IBMer getting a job at an innovative PC or internet start-up. With him comes decades of IBM management baggage that will bury everyone in paperwork and keep anything from getting accomplished - because it's all about the process, not the product.
No, not really. If the person got the new job, then they already know they will have to adapt. Also, Spacex discover that it is about the process, since that is what failed them on their early launches. No closeout photos, no second set of eyes on critical tasks.