Dr Mark Minaar.
MBChB 1992 University of Pretoria. DA (SA) 1994 College of Medicine
FCS/LKC (SA) Ophth 2001 College of Medicine.
Safari Investments RSA Ltd.
Dr Minaar qualified as a medical doctor in 1991 and he furthered his studies with a postgraduate diploma in anaesthetics in 1994. He obtained a degree in specialist Ophthalmology in 2001 from African Fellowship of Surgeons. He joined the Pretoria Eye Institute in 2001 and he was elected to the board in 2005. In 2006, he was part of a team from CSIR, The Pretoria Eye Institute and the Wits Health Consortium which developed, patented and marketed the Eyeborn Hydroxyapatite orbital implant. He was elected as Managing Director of the Pretoria Eye Institute in 2007 until 2010. He now acts as the Financial Director of the Pretoria Eye Institute. Dr Mark also served as financial director of Pretoria Eye Institute Properties; Pretoriaq Eye Institute Hospitals; and Kendal Investments from 2007 to 2012. HE was a co-founder and served as the managing director on the boards of the following property investments companies: Shanike Investments Proprietary Limited, Pretoria Eye Institute Investments, Laritza Investments No 171 and Mitja Investments No 23. Dr Mark is also financial director of Pretoria Eye Institute Properties; Pretoria Eye Hospitals; and Kendal Investments. He also serves as a board member of Pretoria Eye Institute Research and FIFO Investments. In 2012, Dr Mark co-founded the Medical Device Import Group, Caelum Caeruleam, and has been the managing director since inception.In 2014 Dr Marked resigned, on rotation from the boards of the following companies: Pretoria Eye Institute, Pretoria Eye Institute Properties, Pretoria Eye Institute Hospitals, Kendal Investments, Lariza Investments No 171, Mitja Investments No 23, Pretoria Eye Institute Investments and Caelum Caeruleam and declined to stand for re-election, mainly to dedicate his time to Safari Investments and new projects..