General Secretary of the Federation of Unions of South Africa
Dennis George is the General Secretary of the Federation of Unions of South Africa (FEDUSA), the second largest national trade union centre in South Africa and has a membership of 556,000.
He was the Chairperson of the National Board for Further Education and Training until 2010, member of the National Skills Authority since April 2000 and appointed to serve on the Human Resource Development Council of South Africa since 2010.
As General Secretary of FEDUSA, he is now actively involved in NEDLAC and the MLC to influence fiscal, monetary, trade, economic development and labour market policy through social dialogue in conjunction with business and government.
Dennis is a versatile, proactive and dedicated leader who takes a hands-on approach to getting the job done efficiently, effectively and ethically, is wholeheartedly committed to delivering high levels of excellence and productivity, with meticulous attention to detail and within agreed deadlines, in all endeavours.
He is committed to professional development and lifelong learning and is completing his PhD in leadership to extend the boundaries of business studies, by generating, developing and exploring of management and leadership theory.