John has over 35 years’ experience in the fields of HR, labour relations, training and development, leadership and strategic change management, having held senior and executive positions in Anglo American plc and the De Beers Groups.

John joined Debbie Craig at Catalyst Consulting as co-founder and principle consultant, specialising in strategic change, leadership development and talent management, working locally and internationally. John brings a deep specialist knowledge and expertise to his roles as facilitator, consultant and executive coach as well his ability to think strategically and design innovative solutions. John has managed large scale people management projects and transformation journeys in Africa, Asia, China, the UK and the USA. John has published a book, “I am Talent”, on optimising potential and career aspirations, has written numerous articles and presented at conferences and does public talks. John’s other passions include photography and travelling and he has published a number of photographic books.