Palesa is a Consultant supporting the Executive Search Capability at Drayton Glendower & Mokhobo.
Executive Search Experience
Palesa has 7 years experience in executive search. She joined Drayton Glendower & Mokhobo from Heidrick & Struggles where she served as a Research Associate mainly in the Financial services, Chief Financial Officer Practice and Industrial Practice.
Prior to joining Heidrick & Struggles, she spent 4 years at Spencer Stuart. Here she served as a Research Analyst working on a number of assignments for local and multinational clients in various industries and geographic locations.
Palesa began her career at the then Johnnic Communications (now Tiso Blackstar Group) where she joined as a Syndication Writer in the Online Newsroom and was later promoted to Financial Journalist at the Group’s financial data division I-Net Bridge (now IRESS South Africa).
Palesa graduated from the University of Pretoria with a BCom degree majoring in Marketing Sciences.