Candice Watson has been nominated for the 2021 CHRO Awards

Candice has been nominated for 2021 CHRO Awards for the work that she does at AECI.

Candice Watson has been nominated for the 2021 CHRO Awards as the group human capital executive at AECI.

The annual CHRO Awards recognises CHROs of listed companies, large corporations, state-owned entities and government institutions and awards them for outstanding performance and leadership. Top CHROs, VIPs and business partners will attend the event to enjoy networking, entertainment and dinner.

Prior to joining AECI, Candice was at British American Tobacco, starting in the role of area head of talent and organisational excellence before taking on the role of human resources director.

She was previously the human resources director at Pernod Ricard, which she joined after serving as human resources business partner for Africa at Lenovo. Candice has also held the role of human resources managing executive at Barloworld, and before then she was human resources consultant at Standard Bank.