Dr. Diana van Jaarsveld
Executive Manager People & Culture
B.Com, B.Com (Hons), M.Com, Ph.D.
Diana has more than 17 years’ experience as a multi-skilled Human Resources professional spanning the Healthcare and Energy sectors. Her dynamic and contemporary approach, combined with extensive industry knowledge, is a catalyst for business growth in challenging and rewarding environments. She acquired extensive knowledge and solid experience in the various components of the HR value chain and is passionate about learning and applying new skills. Diana previously served as a committee member of a Women’s Advancement Group, where she also coordinated mentorship and coaching programs. She further has an acute interest in the development and advancement of women in the workplace and fair Human Resources practices to improve the quality of life of all employees.
Diana holds a B.Com degree in Behavioural Sciences, a B.Com. Hons. in Human Resources Management, a Masters in Employee Relations and Doctorate in Employee Relations with dissertation in Employee substance use behaviour. She published three articles in international journals, of which two were presented at international conferences.