Studied Medicine at the University of Natal (now UKZN) Graduated M.B.,Ch.B in 1976. Post graduate specialist training done at the University of Cape Town and Groote Schuur Hospitals. Specialist examinations with The College of Medicine of South Africa.Graduated as a Fellow of the College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologist of South Africa (FCOG) in 1994. MBA with the university of The Free State in 2006. DTM&H, DPH,DOH (Wits). AMP (Manchester business School); Dip For Med(CMS).UCT/MIM trained mediator. SAMLA/UCT trained in Medico-Legal practice. Previously worked as a sessional consultant At The maternity Centre Steve Biko Academic Hospital.Also served at the HPCSA for 10 years as Medical and Dental board member and served as a committee member in the committee of preliminary investigations one and three.Currently practicing as a specialist Obstetrician and Gynaecologist at the Mediclinic Medforum in Pretoria.Previously served as a council member of SASOG and SAMS. Group Chairman Cure Day Hospitals (Pty) . Experienced in medical negligence litigation but main interest in medical negligence mediation and medical dispute resolution. Married with four children and four grandchildren . Interests include golf ,photography and hunting.