Celia Hattingh is a seasoned and results-driven Market Director based in South Africa, currently serving in this capacity at Southern Mapping, a Woolpert Company. With a rich background in program management and a proven track record of successfully delivering multi-million dollar projects, Celia excels in steering project lifecycles from initiation through to closing. Her leadership extends to market development, where she strategically aligns vision and strategy with tactical execution, fostering relationships with stakeholders and providing training for cross-functional teams.
At present, Celia leads and manages multiple program directors to enhance Woolpert’s reputation through client satisfaction and revenue growth. Her role involves driving market development strategies, evaluating strategic financial objectives, and maintaining strong relationships with senior executives. Prior to her current role, Celia served as a Consulting Geologist at Rock and Stock Investments, where she provided executive-level leadership for exploration and mining projects across various commodities and disciplines across the African continent. Beyond her professional achievements, Celia is an active community leader, chairing Montagu Cares, a non-profit organization focused on humanitarian projects, including the “No Child Left Behind” initiative aimed at ensuring all children of school-going age complete their formal schooling.