Shelagh Goodwin


Job Title: Head of HR

Company: Media 24


Shelagh Goodwin, General Manager: Human Resources at Media24, is an industrial psychologist that has been a part of Media24 for close to 20 years and parent company Naspers for much longer. In that time, she has taken on the responsibility of executive development and has been involved in the development and implementation of an integrated Talent Management strategy for the core business disciplines (editorial, sales, marketing & leadership), based on the implementation of the leadership pipeline.



2008 – Present      General Manager: Human Resources Media24

2006 – 2008          Talent Manager, Media24

2004 – 2006          Senior HR Manager, Media24

2000 – 2003          Talent Manager, Media24

1998 – 2000           Head of OD, Media24

1996 – 1998           HR Manager, Via Afrika Limited

1994 – 1996           HR Officer, Van Schaik Bookstore

1993 – 1994           HR Officer, Naspers Limited



1994 – 1997          MA, Industrial & Organisational Psychology, University of South Africa

1989 – 1992         BA (Hons), Industrial & Organisational Psychology, University of Cape Town

About Media24: Media24 is South Africa’s leading publisher with interests in digital media and services, newspapers, magazines, e-commerce, book publishing, print and distribution. It is part of Naspers, a multinational group of media and e-commerce platforms.


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