Department of Trade and Industry's Angie Ontong nominated for CHRO Awards


Angie joined the dti as the director of HR development in 2014.

Angie Ontong, the director of HR development at the Department of Trade and Industry (the dti), has been nominated for the 2020 CHRO Awards. She joined the dti in 2014, before which she worked at the South Africa National Treasury as director from 2012 to 2014, and as HR development specialist from 2010 to 2012. 

Prior to this, she served in various roles at Old Mutual Group, First National Bank Home Loans, Damelin Academy of Banking,  Financial Services College, Barclays Bank, Stanbic, and Standard Bank South Africa.

Angie holds, an MBA from MANCOSA, a BCom in Banking Management from Oxford University, and is currently studying a PhD in Human Capital Development Management from the University of Johannesburg

The CHRO Awards ceremony will be held on 26 November 2020 at Inanda Club in Johannesburg. It will give HR directors and CHROs of listed companies, large corporations, state-owned entities and government institutions alike an opportunity to be recognised and rewarded for their exceptional performance and leadership.

The Department of Trade Industry and Competition (the dti) was established after the merger of the Department of Trade and Industry and the Economic Development Department. The dti is a dynamic industrial, globally competitive South African economy, characterised by inclusive growth and development, decent employment and equity, built on the full potential of all citizens.

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