Joy Sykes

Joy Sykes

Business Excellence Manager, Digital Industries (Pty) Ltd

Business Excellence is the key to success and sustainability. Joy, a Bachelors in Commerce (Business Management) graduate from the University of Pretoria, certified as a Professional Accountant in 1992. Joy has more than 25 years’ business and management experience in various industries.  She started her career as an Employee Benefits Administrator. Quickly realising that every business action and transaction have a financial impact, she decided to hone her skills where she could realise a bigger impact.  She did several short learning courses in leadership, change management, project management and ISO standards. Joy gained most of her professional experience at Siemens and EOH. She has extensive experience in embedding/using/applying governance as a fundamental support element of business functions, compliance requirements, risk mitigation and sustainability objectives. In late 2019, Joy joined the management team at Digital Industries (Pty), an Operational Technology company within the EOH group of Companies, as the Business Excellence Manager.