Mikaela Oosthuizen is an expert on women and leadership, the multigenerational workplace and the role of authenticity in online identities. Her young age makes her relatable to audiences of all ages, yet her extensive experience ensures her talks include subject matter expertise, up-to-date facts, a youthful vantage point, as well as entertaining storytelling and actionable advice. Her audiences range from teenagers navigating their online identities on social media, to front-line managers and entry-level talent adapting to the needs of a multigenerational workforce.
Often called a “translator,” her years of work with the Businesswomen’s Association Student Chapter enables her to guide young women entering the workforce, as well as presents courses to corporates on how to make the workplace more youth and women inclusive. As a Mandela Rhodes Scholar, she has adapted her years of accurate academic research into practical custom-made courses that educate and entertain audiences.
Born in the friendly city of Port Elizabeth, Mikaela has worked within the media and marketing industry across the African continent where she discovered the importance of Personal Brand and its impact on business, career progression and personal life.
Mikaela in action:
Hinterveld TVC featuring Mikaela Oosthuizen:
Edgars TVC featuring Mikaela Oosthuizen:
Johnny Klegg “King of Time” Music Video featuring Mikaela Oosthuizen
Debonairs TVC featuring Mikaela Oosthuizen
“Disintegreer” Jaun Boucher Music Video featuring Mikaela Oosthuizen
DSTV “I Want it All” TVC featuring Mikaela Oosthuizen of ICE Models JHB
Presenter Search on 3 Finalist feature – Cardova Productions