Date of appointment: 27 March 2017
Qualification: B.Bus.Sci, MSc (University of London)
Dr PD Sekete has 33 years medical experience having worked in both public and private hospitals. Dr Sekete has extensive management experience in healthcare, property and environmental health. Dr.Sekete has been running a successful private practice for the last 30 years. In 1995 to 1997 he was responsible for the integration of the Ekurhuleni District clinics with the provincial clinics and hospitals.
In addition to these accomplishments, Dr Sekete is also a Director of MEDITECH (SA) which is a leading Health Information Company contracted to the South African Department of Health (16 years), and also operate in the Middle East-South Arabia, Kuwait, Dubai, Nigeria and Botswana. Dr Sekete owns a leading waste management company( Buhle Waste (Pty) Ltd) which is contracted to the South African Department of Health (14 years), operates in Limpopo, North West, Gauteng, Mpumalanga, SA Military Services, NHLS, Blood Transfusion Services, Private Doctors, Dentists and Mortuaries. Buhle Waste (Pty) Ltd owns and operates two medical waste treatment facilities in Benoni (Bio- Med) and the Converter Green Technology in Limpopo and is expanding into KwaZulu Natal and Eastern Cape.
He is also the Director of ACSION Ltd a property company listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange worth about 4 Billion Rand. He sits on the Investment Committee and Social and Ethics Committee of ACSION Ltd. He is also the Director of Aberrant Medical Supplies which provides medical point-of-care diagnostic products, especially diagnosis, timely treatment, medicine dispensing and compliance.
He is also the Director of Liseko with investment in Aspen Pharmaceuticals and SANLAM. He is also the Director of Ingocure (Pty) Ltd which sources quality products from reputable companies throughout the world and locally. The product line concentration being Medical Equipment, Consumables, Rehabilitation equipment and Research for cost saving measures.