Karin Norris

Chief People Officer

Karin serves as ALA’s Chief People Officer. She is a skilled and passionate HR specialist, with an extensive background in human resources management, corporate wellness, talent management, counselling, coaching, leadership development and organizational effectiveness.

Prior to joining ALA, Karin worked at various organizations where she has been instrumental in building successful HR departments. Karin’s experience spans Deloitte, First National Bank (FNB), Micros South Africa, African Parks, Aurecon, and Cell C. 


  • BA in Psychology, University of Johannesburg
  • Honour’s Degree in Psychology, University of Johannesburg