Qualified medical doctor from the University of Witwatersrand (MBBCh) in 1994. Worked in Kwa-Zulu Natal city of Pietermaritzburg state hospitals until 1996. Private medical practice commenced in 1997. Involved in emergency medicine since 1997 until 2009 as a causality medical officer. Chairperson and founding director of the Doc 24 emergency unit since 2002 until 2009. Founding member and director of the Duzimed Medical Centre. An entrepreneur in many business ventures including the mining sector and construction. Completed an ABP and BTech ( management ) at the Durban University of Technology in 2002-2003. Completed a MBA degree (MANCOSA). LLB degree University of Kwa-Zulu Natal 2015. Admitted Advocate of the High Court of South Africa since February 2017. Currently completing LLM in medical law (UKZN), dissertation on electronic health records. Currently practising as a medical practitioner and as an Advocate in Pietermaritzburg. I am ideally positioned to play a role in mediation in medical negligence due to my dual profession. My business experience and qualifications, director in companies and legal practice empowers me as a commercial mediator.