Johann Uys holds a professional registration with the HPCSA in the category Psychology. He specialises in Leadership and has been consulting in strategy, large scale change, organisational development and commercial fields in many sectors of the economy. Project involvement ranges from government, mining and minerals, power generation, tourism and leisure, the motor vehicle industry, financial institutions and retail banking, retail sales, manufacturing, pharmaceuticals, media and advertising as well as ITC. As an international consultant he has done extensive work in similar fields in Africa, Europe and South America.
Johann’s main focus over the last decade has been the mining and primary industries and specifically sustainability from organisational strategy and structuring perspective as well as leadership. He is none of the founder e of Leadership 2013 at the Chamber of Mines of South Africa. He joined the Dept of Mining Engineering in 2016 and is responsible for Mining Engineering Leadership Academy . Johann also fulfils the Human Factor function research in the MRRC and he represents the MRRC on the SAMERDI research initiatives with regard to Human Factors in mechanisation and modernisation of the Mining Industry.