• South African Employer of Choice (>1000 employees) sponsored by Recruit Group: Vodacom
    (Pty) Ltd
  • South African Employer of Choice (South African Employer of Choice (Public Sector and NPO) sponsored by Careers24: Mhlathuze Water
  • Best HR Strategic Plan: AfroCentric Health Limited
  • Best Reward and Recognition Strategy: IQ Business
  • Best HR Industry Innovation and Corporate Creativity: DELL
  • Best Workplace Diversity and Inclusion Strategy: Netcare
  • Best Learning and Development Strategy: KPMG Services (Pty) Ltd
  • Best Health and Wellbeing Strategy: AfroCentric Health Limited
  • South African HR Team of the Year: Rand Water


  • South African Hall of Fame Award (Lifetime Achievement Award): Italia Boninelli – AngloGold Ashanti Limited
  • South African HR Director of the Year sponsored by Mercer Consulting: Clifford Klaas – Siemens (Pty) Ltd
  • South African HR Manager of the Year sponsored by Careers24: Mandla Myeni – Mhlathuze Water
  • South African HR Champion (CEO): Marius Muller – Pareto Limited