Having access to organizational development experts globally means best practice solutions wherever our clients are.

That’s why we have identified select, strategic Business Partners that share our client-centric values – agility, value, quality and integrity – to ensure seamless delivery for our clients.

Interested in becoming a Business Partner? Contact us, we’d love to chat about how this can benefit your business.

The reason Kaya Business Partners make a difference

Kaya’s Business Partners are a select group of professionals who have been accredited to deliver the Kaya proprietary tools and products to clients.

  • Kaya Business Partners are passionate about making a difference in people’s lives and the organizations they work in.
  • Kaya Business Partners have extensive experience delivering tailor-made solutions to clients including facilitation, coaching and consulting. We are drawing on this expertise to deliver our products and tools.
  • Kaya Business Partners complete an intensive training program ensuring that they have the knowledge to deliver the Kaya products and tools competently and professionally.
  • Kaya Business Partners share our client-centric values.

Meet our people

We’re all experts in our respective fields, from the organisational psychologists in our team, to the leadership and strategy specialists, to the engineers. And together, our expertise spans practically every sector. But we all share a common passion.

We’re all passionate about our science and applying it in a skilful, even artistic way. We’re all fascinated by human nature. You should be too – understanding it is the key to unlocking the potential in your people and, therefore, your organisation.

South Africa

Heidi van Schalkwyk

Managing Partner South Africa

Yolanda de Beer


Zaheera Laher

Associate Consultant

Anso van der Westhuizen

Associate Consultant

New Zealand

Lianne Sipsma

Managing Partner Global

Jan Sipsma

Founder, Non-Executive Chairman


Peggy Jasperson

Principal Consultant

Lisa Vandertogt

Principal Consultant

Lorraine Moolman


Robyn Walshe

Associate Consultant

Gillian Skeer

Associate Consultant

Joyce Lewis-Affleck

Associate Consultant

Got a question?

Start the conversation that will help define the next chapter in your organisation’s story. Contact our consultants to find out how our people-centric approach to organisational development will deliver tangible value for your people and your organisation.