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Ethics Monitoring & Management Services (Pty) Ltd

Ethics Monitoring & Management Services (Pty) Ltd was started by Cynthia Schoeman in 2010 to promote the proactive management of workplace ethics and to provide practical support to organisations to improve and more effectively manage their ethics. Its services and products are based on more than 16 years of research, development, lectures and workshops in the field of workplace ethics. Notable among its services is the Ethics Monitor, a web-based mobi-friendly ethics survey, which quantifies and prioritises critical issues and necessary actions to improve an organisation’s ethical status.

BEE accredited

Ethics Monitoring & Management Services is BEE accredited as an Exempt Micro Enterprise (EME) with a Level 4 status which allows clients to claim 100% of their purchases

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Cynthia Schoeman
BA, MBA (Wits), MPhil in Applied Ethics (cum laude)



Cynthia Schoeman is the Managing Director of Ethics Monitoring & Management Services Proprietary Ltd. She is a founding non-executive director of the Ethics Practitioners Association (EPA), and sits on the Investigating Committee of the Independent Regulatory Board for Auditors (IRBA).

She has over 15 years’ experience in the field of workplace ethics and governance. She has developed practical tools and services to support the effective and proactive management of workplace ethics within organisations and consults to private and public sector organisations in this regard.

Cynthia is a published author in the area of workplace ethics, namely Ethics Can: Managing Workplace Ethics (2014), Ethics: Giving a Damn, Making a Difference (2012) and An Employee’s Guide to Workplace Ethics (2011). Cynthia’s articles are widely published in business journals and the press.

Cynthia is a regular speaker on workplace ethics at conferences and is often interviewed on TV and radio as an ethics expert. Cynthia has lectured on ethics and governance as external faculty on executive and academic programmes since 2000 at South Africa’s top business schools.

Cynthia has a BA from Unisa, an MBA from Wits Business School and an MPhil in Applied Ethics (cum laude) from Stellenbosch University.

Contact Details:

Telephone           +27 (0)11 447 7661
Cell number          +27 (0)82 821 3729
Email                   cynthia@ethicsmonitor.co.za




Professional association memberships


Member of the Business Ethics Network of Africa (BEN-Africa)
http://www.benafrica.org//


Member of the Institute of Directors of Southern Africa (IoDSA)
http://www.iodsa.co.za/


Master Human Resources Practitioner, South African Board for
People Practices (SABPP)
http://www.sabpp.co.za/


Professional Speakers Association of Southern Africa
https://www.psasouthernafrica.co.za/