About the Authors
Theo H Veldsman, a Work Psychologist, is regarded as one of the thought leaders in South Africa and beyond with respect to people management and the psychology of work. He has a proven ability to move seamlessly between theory and practice, and vice versa, having been an academic and people effectiveness consultant. He refers to himself as a pracademic.
Theo has extensive research and development, as well as consulting, experience over the past 35 years in the fields of strategy formulation; and implementation; strategic organisational change; organisational (re)design; team building; leadership and strategic people/management. He consults with many leading South African companies and organisations overseas, in the above areas in the roles of Advisor, Expert, Coach and Mentor.
He is the author of nearly 200 public technical/consulting reports/articles covering the abovementioned areas of which about 45 are accredited articles. He co-edited Leadership: Perspectives from the Frontline, authored Designing Fit-for-Purpose Organisations: A comprehensive, integrated route map and Future-Fit Leaders: A diary to your leadership journey.