The Paton Training Team consists of Specialists with Significant Experience in Training
Christel Bezou – Head of Paton Training and Paton Careers
Degree: Grad.Dip. Business Management (UK), PGD Leadership (cum laude)
Christel has extensive experience in Business Development and Client Delivery Management, servicing a variety of corporate clients in various industries both in South Africa and abroad. She is passionate about the development of business people and has worked with and coached people from diverse cultural backgrounds. Apart from heading up Paton’s Training division, she is also responsible for the team’s overall business development strategy and she manages a portfolio of training courses aimed at Corporate Finance, Financial Markets and Leadership Development
Vrindha’s unique background in sound engineering brings to the Paton Training team a set of sought after technical skills; especially in MS Office, website management, general office administration and the technical coordination of events.
Patrick Hutchison – Senior Course Portfolio Manager
Degree: Adv. Dip in Brand Innovation; Vega School of Brand Leadership
Patrick has over 16 years experience in the financial services industry where he has filled roles in product management, project management and business analysis; as well as financially orientated positions in management accounting and budgeting. After completing studies in Branding and Marketing, Patrick decided to make a career shift to build on his vast experience working with people, but from a branding and marketing angle. This diverse background gives Patrick a unique perspective on linking marketing with finance, integrating these skills with the Paton Training team.