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Dr. Percy Mahlathi is the director of Selizwe Leadership Academy - a strategy consulting and leadership training company. He has extensive public policy experience gained through his contribution to health policy development in various aspects but chiefly in the health workforce field. He played a major role in the development of the World Health Organization's Code of Practice on International Recruitment of Health Personnel. Percy received his medical degree from the University of Natal Medical School, his Masters of Philosophy from University of Stellenbosch and his PhD from University of Fort Hare. He is a Fellow of the fifth class of the Africa Leadership Initiative-South Africa. He is the author of a recently self-published book 'Strategic Management of the Professional Health Workforce - A South African Policy Perspective'. Percy consults on strategy, leadership and organisational development across a number of sectors.