Dr. Candice Booysen is a registered Industrial Psychologist with the Health Professional Council of South Africa. She holds an M.Com. degree in Industrial Psychology and completed her PhD at Stellenbosch Business School in South Africa. She is a dynamic leader who is passionate about the development of organisations, teams and individuals.
She’s been responsible for the strategic direction of the Human Capital function for a number of organsations in the IT sector. As a thought leader and strategic business partner she holds a number board positions and are often asked to speak at conferences. She has served as a Talent Specialist and Organisational Development Practitioner in various industries serving in organisations such as BCX, Deloitte, Aspen Pharmacare, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Media 24, and University of the Western Cape.
She is the founder of a Non-Profit Organisation called Releasing Eagles, which is centered around the mentorship and coaching of young people. The organisation serves young people in South Africa.
She has been a recipient of numerous awards and recognition for her contribution made in industry.