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Director of People

Loraine Gatawa

Loraine is the Head of People looking after the FFA People function. She comes with 11 years of experience as an HR practitioner and is seasoned in partnering with businesses to maximise performance and team effectiveness. She has progressive experience in people strategy development.

Her key strengths lie in talent and performance management; influencing and partnering with impact, and in building strategic relationships.Prior to FFA she has held various People related roles at Allan Gray, Unilever, and IDF Capital.

She holds an MBA from GIBS, Post Graduate Diploma in Management Practice from UCT, and an Honours degree in HR Management from UKZN. Her passion lies in people development, creating sustainable employment opportunities, particularly for the youth, and building African leaders for Africa.


"People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel." - Maya Angelou

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