Johan Nel

Johan Nel

Senior Principal


Johan Nel is a Senior Principal located in Korn Ferry's Johannesburg office.

Mr. Nel has spent a number of years working in the telecommunications industry which included lecturing and organisational design and development. He consults in the field of Human Resource Management and Development, Organisational Design and Development, and Remuneration. He has worked across many African countries.

Mr. Nel has extensively advised boards of directors and executive management committees on the implementation of best practice. He currently serves on various remuneration committees and is the Chairperson of the committee for the Institute for Personnel Management in Professional Designations.

After completing a National Diploma in Technology he went on to complete a Diploma in Tertiary Education (UP), Bachelor of Education Honours in Technika (UP) and a Masters of Education in Adult Education and Development (UJ/RAU). He is currently busy with a PhD (Da Vinci Institute for Innovation and Technology). 

Mr. Nel is affiliated with the South African Rewards Association (SARA) and is registered as a Chartered Rewards Specialist.