Neil Jansen has been Lewis's Group Human Resources Director since September 2008. Prior to this he served as a General Manager (Human Resources) of Media24. Neil was the first Executive Trustee of the Media24 Rachel's Angels Trust and was responsible for the formulation of the Rachel's Angels Intervention model. His qualifications include a Senior Social Work Degree from the University of the Western Cape (1993), Diploma in Labour Law from the Graduate Institute of Management and Technology (1998) and a Masters in Business Leadership (MBL) from Unisa Graduate School of Business (2003).
One of Neil's major passions is to help people to recognise and develop their potential hence he is currently busy with a Masters of Philosophy in Management Coaching at the Stellenbosch University's Business School. Neil is also registered as a mentor and master Human Resources practitioner with the South African Board of Personnel Practice.