Jeanett Modise


Job Title: Chief People Officer

Company: ABSA Group


Jeanett Modise was appointed the Group Chief People Officer of BSA Group on January 1, 2023. Prior to this, she was the Group Human Resources Director at Sanlam Limited since July 2019. With a career spanning various blue-chip companies such as SAP, AngloGold Ashanti, Industrial Development Corporation, Mutual & Federal, and Hewlett Packard, Jeanette has held various senior HR roles. She began her career as a professional nurse and midwife before transitioning to the HR profession. Jeanette has an MBL, a Senior Executive Programme from Harvard, an Advanced Management Programme, and a B.Com in Business Management.

2023 - Present      Chief People Officer, ABSA Group
2019-2022             Group Human Resources Director, Sanlam Limited
                                 Various Roles,  AngloGold Ashanti, SAP Africa, IDC, Mutual & Federal, Hewlett Packard

                                  Senior Executive Programme, Harvard Business School
                                  Advanced Management Programme, Harvard Business School

About Sanlam Limited: Sanlam Limited is a South African financial services company that provides a range of products and services including life insurance, general insurance, investment management, and retirement planning. The company was founded in 1918 and has grown to become one of the largest financial services providers in Africa, with a presence in 44 countries across the globe. 

Related articles

No items found.