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About Dr. Terrence Kommal

Dr. Terrence Kommal

Dr. Terrence Kommal

Dr. Terrence Kommal is the CEO of Kommal Publishing, that publishes SUTRA Magazine, as well as SUTRA Media, a specialised media company.

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He is also an anaesthetist and a medical doctor with a range of interests.

He strikes a keen balance between the medical world as well as the business world seeing medicine as a ‘calling’ and business as a ‘passion.’

His medical training ranges from basic to advanced life support, with credentials of training from US to India, and UK to South Africa. His is also a well recognised academic.

As young and dynamic business professional, he has been a part of a tons of delegations, forums, discussions, and meetings with various levels of business leaders in SA and internationally.

His most recent delegation travel was with the State visit delegation to India with President Zuma, the State President of South Africa, in June 2010.


As a business professional Dr Terrence Kommal, has skilfully matched professional training and skills together with industry experience.

Some of his credentials include:

Dr Terrence Kommal Possesses advanced strategic management skills with a technical and programmatic approach to business development services. A highly successful and comprehensively qualified academic, medical, military and business individual, with 13 years of international, multi—cultural experience, within a modern production high volume environments. Enabling multi-cultural teams to produce long-term sustainable developments. Developing and implementing business strategies that have propelled the companies to positions of market leadership. A sought-after consultant on a range of various sectors ranging from medical to business and from law to technology.

1. Awarded the US Defence Military Readiness Training Institute’s Medallion for Excellence by Cmdr. Jose R. Gonzalez, US Navy, for excellence in Medical and Military Planning.

2. Admitted to the UNITAR (United Nations) International Roll of Honour.

3. Nominated and accepted by full national council for Membership of the South African Royal Society.

Nominated by the former Dean of Science at UCT, Prof. Daya Reddy, the recipient of the Presidential Oder of Mapungubwe.
(The Royal Society of South Africa is the highest academic society and is affiliated to its international counter parts. The Royal Society of South Africa is the oldest of the nation’s scientific academies. Its roots date back to the 1820s, and it was formally incorporated as the South African Philosophical Society in 1877. It received its present name by the grant of a Royal Charter in 1908.

Appointed Executive Director: The Ayurvedic Foundation of South Africa (TAFSA)
Presented on behalf of TAFSA as a lead expert, to the High Commissioner of India, HE Shringla, and the international panel on Ayurveda and Integrative Medicines.

(Fields of interest/PG training)

Strategic Management •Business Development
•Project Management •Team Leadership •PR / Media
•Consumer and Market Identification •Financial Controls •R&D and Design
•Portfolio Management •Operational Management
•Monitoring and Evaluation •Change Management •HR
•Technology Innovation •Social Media •Global Trade

•Healthcare Law and Practices •HIV/AIDS
•Clinical Research •Healthcare Training •E-Health


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