Bio: Excess of 20 years experience as a practising Labour Arbitrator, Mediator & ADR Specialist. Over 30 years of specialised experience in employee relations and the practice of employment law; including consultation, collective bargaining, training and education, conflict resolution, arbitration, conciliation, mediation, and collaborative problem solving. Proficient in presenting seminars and writing professional papers on various industrial relations/employment law topics. Serves as an accredited Commissioner at the Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration (“CCMA”) – Tshwane Region. Serves as a panellist Labour Mediator at Mediate Works, a dispute resolution company that aims to promote mediation in the commercial and retail market. Mediate Works offers ADR services such as divorce, commercial, labour mediation, chairing of disciplinary hearings, relationship by objective (RBO) processes, wage negotiations, facilitations and training. Served as a Mediator, Arbitrator, Facilitator and Trainer for the (now defunct) (“AMSSA”) Arbitration and Mediation Service of South Africa. Served as a Mediator, Arbitrator, Facilitator and Trainer for the (now defunct) Independent Mediation Service of South Africa (“IMSSA”). Served as Conciliator and Commissioner (“ELRC”) for the General Public Service Bargaining Council (“GPSSBC”); Education Labour Relations Council (“ELRC”); Motor Industry Bargaining Council (“MIBCO – DRC”) and National Bargaining Council for the Chemical Industry (“NBCCI”). Registered Industrial Relations and ADR Specialist with consulting expertise - international companies. Expertise in employee relations and ADR disciplines such as arbitration, mediation, industrial relations training and employment laws. Capable planner and implementer of employee relations strategies and tactics. Expertise in Labour Arbitration, Mediation and Conflict Resolution. Registered in South Africa as Industrial Relations Specialist. Member of the South African Society for Labour Law (SASLAW). Member ADRCommunity - American Arbitration Association (“AAA”). Member ADRhub Werner Institute, Creighton University - School of Law, USA.