Eta Lyons

Chief Executive Officer

Recognising the need for a Specialist Medical Recruitment company in the Western Cape, Eta Lyons founded Eta Lyons Medical Recruitment in October 1986. Eta is a qualified Medical Technologist and after completing her training, decided that she wanted to go into sales. She joined Roussel Laboratories ( now part of the Sanofi Group of companies) where she worked for 10 years, 5 years as a Medical Representative and 5 years as an RSM, managing two top performing divisions in the Western and Eastern Cape. Eta enjoyed great success and soon expanded the operation to include KZN and in 1989 opened an office in Gauteng.
We have been blessed with excellent staff and a large loyal client base, our success is a team effort. We value our clients and candidates highly and are appreciative of the wonderful support we receive

Tina Lenders

Medical Recruitment Consultant (Coastal)

Tina matriculated in Cape Town. She started her career in the hospitality industry before going into Generalist Recruitment in 2000 where she started out in Reception/ Administration/Personal Assistant. She joined Eta Lyons in 2010 and is now responsible for the placements of Pharmacy, Dispensing Doctor, Surgical, Specialist, Technical Representatives and Management staff in the Medical Industry. “ I love what I do and thoroughly enjoy making a real difference in my candidates’ careers”

Maropeng Mokgola


Maropeng matriculated in Limpopo, Motlishi Secondary School. She started her career in IT recruitment as a Resources Administrator and Accounts Clerk. She then moved to Finance and Accounting Recruitment as a Researcher. She then worked for an ECD Training Institute before joining the Eta Lyons Medical Recruitment team as Office Support and has recently been promoted to Researcher.

Leanne Field

Clinical Recruitment Consultant

Leanne is the Clinical Consultant for Eta Lyons Medical Recruitment.  She has 18 year experience in recruiting clinical staff nationally for all clinical sectors I.e. Pharmaceutical/Managed care/Private Hospital/Research.    She has hit the ground running and has built a good repo with multinational companies. All recruiters thrive towards making the ‘Placement’ but she believes in satisfying the client’s needs which is honouring ‘Service Delivery, Turnaround Time, Professionalism and Ethics’. Medical Recruitment is her passion and firmly abides to the ASPSO Code of Ethics and Principles.

Debby Lodder

Medical Recruitment Consultant

Debby graduated from CPUT in 1994 where she completed her ND in Marketing and Sales Management.  She held various positions before she found her passion for recruitment in 1999.  She did generalist recruitment until she joined Eta Lyons in 2016 as Branch Secretary in order to get to know the industry.  She has a passion for people, a drive to uplift and wants to continue this in a more Consultative role.

Nakita Lukraj

Medical Recruitment Consultant

After completing her Honours degree in Psychology, Nakita's passion for helping others led her to join the Recruitment industry. She started off as a Specialist Recruitment Consultant in Finance where she learnt the skills needed to become a proficient Consultant. Nakita later joined Eta Lyons in 2017 and is responsible for all roles within the Medical industry.