Dr Terrence Kommal

♛CEO ♛Non-Exec Director ♛Strategist ♛Entrepreneur ♛Medical Doctor ♛Author ♛Speaker ♛YPO

He is a seasoned entrepreneur, speaker, and mentor that is passionate about helping people create true lasting value in their businesses and lives!

His first job in 2001 was working as a “data capturer” for a freight company, earning R 50 per evening (3.64 USD in today’s terms). Today he is the  CEO of a leading Healthcare Services Group, serves as a Director and Non-Executive Director in a range of businesses, and is a professional speaker  and author!

At 34 years old he was appointed as a Non-Executive Director by the South African Minister of Transport to a R 45 billion Entity Board.

He is also the Africa Chair of the Healthcare Network in  YPO, the premier leadership organization of Chief Executives in the world.

Dr Terrence Kommal on CNBC Africa, October 2017


Dr Kommal is devoted to excellence in learning and development, mentoring and consulting so that each of us can become champions of ethical leadership and success!

  • Global Experience – Worked and consulted in South Africa, UK, US, Dubai, India

  • International Skills – Extensive trainings from US to UK, India to Africa

  • People before profits – Passionate about people development and achievement


Dr Kommal is a seasoned and engaging professional speaker. He has spoken to international audiences live and via major media partners like CNBC Africa, SABC, and others. His topics range from entrepreneurship to strategy, and from governance to healthcare!

Dr Kommal serves on a range of South African and international business and non-profit boards and Exco’s. He is available to consult and assist with various organisational needs and skills.

Dr Kommal specialises in medico-legal consulting in matters of personal injury, medical negligence and medical management. He has provided thousands of assessment reports of Court purposes, as an Independent Medical Examiner.

He spent many years training working in various healthcare environments from rural clinics to serving on the Presidential Medical Team for Head’s of States and on the Provincial Military Medical Task Team for the FIFA 2010 World Cup in support of the teams and their families.

He currently is the CEO of group of healthcare services companies and leads teams of medical specialists, medical administrators and others in providing specialised medical and healthcare consulting and services.

He has studied and training his undergraduate Medicine and Surgery at the University of Pretoria, then did further training in specialised Anaesthesia, Pain Medicine in South Africa, Neurodiagnostics at Mayo Clinic (US) and some Masters training in Orthopaedic Trauma and Surgery from the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh and Edinburgh University (UK).

He has also completed Master’s level training in Ethics, Bioethics, Medical Research and Health Law from Wits University. He is a MSc (Medicine) (Bioethics and Health Law) Candidate (Wits University)

Dr Kommal has provided extensive training and workshops in many fields. His extensive experiences provide insightful and empowering training sessions.

Dr Kommal regularly contributes thought-leadership to local and international media. His frank, engaging and honest contributions help create diversity in broadcast and radio.

He has contributed to and been featured on CNBC Africa, SABC, various radio interviews, and print media.