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Heidi Volschenk

We spend a large majority of our lives at work, so why not make it enjoyable! The business environment constantly changes and there are many personalities interacting on a daily basis. With the right mindset and the right approach, personal growth and success is well within anyone’s reach.

I am an established Learning and Development leader, experienced leadership development facilitator and business coach with over two decades of working experience. My passion for people development allows me to engage with both teams and individuals to achieve the goal at hand and see the growth and undiscovered potential coming to the fore – all while using relevant tools and a sense of humour!

Facilitation experience in the following programmes

Presentation Skills : Facilitation Skills : New Managers Milestones : New Senior Managers Milestones : Performance Development : Coaching Essentials : Emotional Intelligence : Ethical Behaviour in the Workplace : Selling Skills : Project Management : Change Management : Building Strategic Relationships : Executive Decision-making : Train the Trainer : Development and Assessment Centres : Diversity awareness : Conflict resolution : Leadership styles and frameworks.


I am a qualified chartered accountant CA (SA) and hold a Masters degree in Philosophy in Human Resource Development. I was a partner at KPMG and the Head of Learning & Development function for Southern Africa (8 countries) with 24 permanent team members and various external stakeholders, as well as a facilitator for KPMG Milestone Events across the Europe, Middle-East and Africa (EMA) region. In addition, I have served as chairperson of the SAICA CPD (Continued Professional Development) Committee and as a Board member of the FASSET Management Board (SETA for Finance, Accounting, Management Consulting and other Financial Services). I have been a keynote and guest speaker for a number of audiences such as the Institute for Internal Auditors and the UJ M.Com. Finance class on Corporate Leadership.


Accreditation certificate for the use of the TMP (Team Management Profile).

MBTI (Myers-Briggs Type Indicator) Certification Programme (Step I and Step II).

NLP (Neuro Linguistic Programming) Practitioner Certification Programme.

Certificate of Accreditation for Hogan International.

Professional Business Coaching Programme at GIBS (Gordon Institute of Business Science)
ACSTH 67 hours (Approved Coach Specific Training Hours) of ICF (International Coach Federation) and acquired more business coaching experience hours since then.