Citigroup: Dr Cindy Erasmus

Cindy rejoined Citi in 2009

Dr Cindy Erasmus, Head of HR for Africa at Citigroup, has 18 years in the corporate environment heading up HR departments for large local and global organisations. In her current role, she manages the strategic HR function for Citibank for 15 countries in Africa. She rejoined Citi after having started her own company, Cognitive Dimensions, where she provided organisations with integrated human capital solutions including psychometric assessments, organisational design and development work, change management, transactional HR services and talent management initiatives.


Apr 2009 – Present:            HR Head, Africa, CitiBank

Jul 2008 – Apr 2009:           Owner, Cognitive Dimensions

Jun 2006 – Jun 2008:          HR Head, South Africa, CitiBank

Jan 2000 – Jun 2006:          Group HR Manager, Bowman Gilflillan


2010 – 2013:                        Ph.D, Industrial and Organisational Psychology,

                                             University of Johannesburg

1990 – 1998                         MA, Industrial Psychology, University of


About Citigroup

Citigroup is an American multinational investment banking and financial services corporation headquartered in Manhattan, New York City. The company was formed by the merger of banking giant Citicorp and financial conglomerate Travelers Group in 1998.