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Learn What Our Clients Have to Say About Memela Pratt and Associates Executive Search in South Africa

We are one of the leading executive search companies in South Africa and continue to lead the way forward in the executive search recruitment industry. Throughout the years we have helped many clients find the best candidates for the job through our expert executive search services and continue to work hard to offer value to this industry.

Minister Lindiwe Sisulu - Cabinet Minister, South African Government
"The selection panel (including several Ministers) is amazed by the depth of talent and expertise that the (shortlist) candidates have displayed. It gives me hope for the country. You are the best!".

Ms. Busi Mabuza - Chairman, Airports Company of South Africa Limited
"It was great working with the MPA team. They are unique in their understanding of Government/Cabinet processes vis-a-vis key SOE appointments, their depth of relationships with high calibre candidates, and an appropriate sense of urgency".

Mr. Fred Phaswana - Chairman, Standard Bank
"The entire process went very well. We are very happy with all of the Directors we appointed - they are all doing well. They have also been very well received by the Board".

Mr. Paul Norman - Group Executive: Human Resources, MTN
"They always close an assignment and are very focused".

Mr. G. Courvoisier - previously President: Human Resources, Japan Tobacco International, Geneva
"Anne Pratt has a substantial track record in the industry and has been rated by Japan Tobacco International as one of the most professional and top service level consultants in the world".

Advocate Sesi Baloyi - previously Board Chairperson, National Health Laboratories Services
"High quality service throughout the process. The placed candidate is the right fit".

Dr. Mamphela Ramphele - previously Board Member, Nelson Mandela Foundation, The Homecoming Foundation, Chairman of Eduloan
"MPA demonstrate an attention to detail and offer a courteous and professional service. They delivered the best CEO".

Ms. Santie Botha - Chancellor, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, Independent NED, Tiger Group Board
"Memela Pratt & Associates understand and respond succinctly to a client brief. Unique research filtering system. A very professional, competitive (Global) service".

Mr. Peter Squires - previously Chief Executive Officer, Ellerines
"Very professional and very thorough".

Mr. Rodney Ichikowitz - CEO Core Group Africa (Apple)
"MPA have the ability to fit the candidate to the culture and the job profile".

The late Prof. Jakes Gerwel - previously Chairman of Board, Nelson Mandela Foundation
"MPA represents themselves as consummate professionals. They inspire confidence in their ability to professionally oversee and run a process which you, the client, would otherwise have trepidation about - choosing your candidate, not having the process open and transparent. They made one confident that the result would be universally accepted whatever the outcome".

Mr. Mike Teke - previously Group HR Director, Impala Platinum
"MPA are great! They offer a flexibility in their approach and there is personal involvement at the Partner level".

Mr. Talaat Laham - CEO, Ciment de Sibline S.A.L. Lebanon (previously Chief Executive Officer and Chairman, Cell C)
"Good knowledge of market, sense of urgency, ability to meet deadlines, good consultants to work with".

Mr. Louis von Zeuner - NED, Telkom Board (previoulsy Deputy Group Chief Executive Officer, ABSA)
"No compromise in quality. Understand customer unique needs. Effective communication".


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