Dr Iqbal SurvéMBChB (U.C.T.), BSc. (Med) (Hons) Sports Medicine (U.C.T.), FACSM, SEP (Harvard/Wits), EMBA (U.C.T.)
Dr Surve is a medical doctor, an influential African entrepreneur, a Global business leader and a recognized philanthropist. He is the Founder and Chairman of the Sekunjalo Group.
Dr Surve is the recipient of numerous and significant awards for business excellence and business performance. Fellow of the Africa Leadership Initiative, a Fellow of the HRH the Prince of Wales Business & Environment Programme as well as being appointed by President Bill Clinton to the Board of Governance on the Clinton Global Initiative. Dr Surve is Co-Chairman of the Global Growth Companies (GGC) Advisory Board of the World Economic Forum. He is also on the Advisory Board on Sustainable Innovation of the World Economic Forum. He is a regular invitee and participant at both the Davos and Summer Davos meetings of the World Economic Forum. He has also recently been appointed by Siemens Limited as one of the ten Global Leaders on the Siemens Global Sustainability Advisory Board. He is Chairman of the Saudi South Africa Business Council and a Council Member of the South Africa-USA Business Council.
Dr Surve has a strong commitment to education and academia and is Chairman of the UCT (University of Cape Town) Graduate School of Business and a Governor of the UCT Foundation. He is Chairman of the Saudi South Africa Business Council and a Council Member of the South Africa-USA Business Council.
Dr Surve is Chairman and Vice-Chairman of a number of public traded companies on the JSE Securities Exchange. He is also a Director of significant multi-national private sector companies including Siemens Limited, Nokia, British Telecom and SAAB