Dr. Candice Booysen
BCX South Africa
Dr. Candice Booysen is a registered Industrial Psychologist and executive coach. She holds an M.Com. degree in Industrial Psychology and completed her PHD at Stellenbosch Business School. She is a dynamic leader who is passionate about the development of organisations, teams and individuals.
She is responsible for the strategic direction of the Human Capital function for Interconnect Systems where she serves as the Human Capital Director. As a thought leader and strategic business partner she holds a number board positions including Phoenix Americapital, Releasing Eagles and Aquila Talent Solutions. With more than 15 years of experience she has served as a Talent Specialist and Organisational Developmentpractitioner 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 women. The organisation serves young woman in South Africa.
She has been a recipeint of numerous awards and recognition for her contribution made in industry. These included being the winner of the, HR Rising star award of the year, by, HR Future (2016). She was nominated for the Standard Bank woman of the year award as well as a finalist for 2016 Institute of People Management, HR Director of the Year Excellence Award. In 2017 she was recognised as one of 100 most influential HR professionals globally at the 25th HRD world Congress.