Who we are


At Elevate People we believe in the power of achieving individual potential and building high performing teams through engaging initiatives, values and strategies. We create solutions for organisations with a focus on people at the core of what we do. Our services span a range of business, workforce, industry specific (healthcare) and traditional human resources functional areas and specialties.

No matter how big or small the initiative, or how much support you need, we provide flexible options to meet your business and people needs. Get in touch with your unique requirements or browse through our specialty services for ideas on how Elevate People can support you.

Leani Viljoen - Principal Consultant and Director

Leani is an experienced people and culture leader with extensive experience implementing strategic and operational solutions to develop high performing teams, support organisational effectiveness and develop engaged cultures in large and complex organisations. Using an adaptive style and incremental change, Leani has supported many teams in healthcare organisations to do just that, elevate their people.

With experience in all areas of human resources and people & culture, corporate governance, change management and project management, Leani also has experience in the commissioning of multi-million dollar healthcare facilities in Australia and New Zealand and the technical and change management components that entails.

Having spent the majority of her more than fifteen year career working across Australia, New Zealand and South Africa, Leani is a qualified and committed Human Resources (HR) and Organisational Development (OD) specialist with a commitment to building capability and the profession. Leani holds several undergraduate and post-graduate qualifications in Psychology, Business, Health Services Management and Human Resources. Visit Leani’s LinkedIn profile for more information on her experience and qualifications.