Esmé is a qualified attorney, specialising in health law (including the Protection of Personal Information Act and the Consumer Protection Act), corporate governance, health policy and health industry matters. Esmé completed her master’s degree in constitutional law and human rights during which studies she critically reviewed the constitutionality of the regulation of medical practice in South Africa. She worked for the South African Medical Association (SAMA) where she amongst others headed up the Health Policy and Private Practice Units. Esmé also worked for the Board of Health Executives (a Fedsure Group Company) in South Africa. She has been offering health care consulting and training services through her own consulting business, Healthcare Navigator, since 2002 to the health care industry at large in South Africa and abroad. She is a fellow of the Institute of Directors of South Africa.