Ecolab: Tshidi Anya 

Tshidi joined Ecolab in September 2017

Advocate For Agile & Strategic HR, Ecolab HR Director for Sub-Saharan Africa, Tshidi Anya has more than 18 years of experience in the profession. Prior to her current role, she was the senior manager for Organisational Effectiveness at Sasol and the Country HR Manager: Nigeria, Sasol Synfuels International, where she held numerous other roles as well. Tshidi is a former commissioner of Commission for Conciliation Mediation and Arbitration. She has a Masters Degree in Leadership Coaching is currently studying to complete her doctorate. She is also a John Maxwell Certified Coach, Trainer & Speaker



Sep 2017 – Present: HR Director: Sub-Saharan Africa, Ecolab

Sep 2016 – Aug 2017: Senior Manager Organisational Effectiveness, Sasol

Feb 2011 – Jun 2016: Country HR Manager: Nigeria, Sasol Synfuels


Feb 2009 – Jan 2011:  HR Manager, Sasol Synfuels International 

Jun 2007 – Jan 2009: Transformation Manager, Sasol Synfuels International 

Jun 2006 – May 2007: Deputy Director, HR, National Treasury of South Africa

Dec 2005 – Jun 2006: Commissioner, Commission for Conciliation Mediation

                                     and Arbitration 

Dec 2003 – Nov 2005: Labour Law Researcher, Commission for Conciliation

                                     Mediation and Arbitration

Aug 2000 – Nov 2003: Management Administrator, Commission for Conciliation

                                     Mediation and Arbitration


2015 – 2016: Master of Management, Business and Executive Coaching, Wits Business School

2009 – 2009: Managing Managers Development Programme, Gordon Institute of Business Science

2003 – 2003: Advanced Diploma in Labour Law, University of Johannesburg

1996 – 1998: Bachelor of Administration, Industrial Psychology, North West University

About Ecolab

Ecolab (ECL) is the global leader in water, hygiene and energy technologies and services that protect people and vital resources. With annual sales of $15 billion and 49,000 associates, Ecolab delivers comprehensive solutions and on-site service to promote safe food, maintain clean environments, optimise water and energy use and improve operational efficiencies for customers in the food, healthcare, energy, hospitality and industrial markets in more than 170 countries around the world.