Pieter completed his Pharmacy degree at the North West University in 2003. He received his Masters of Pharmacy degree in 2006 also from NWU. Pieter completed his community service in Sterkfontein Psychiatric hospital in 2007. He has been working in the retail Pharmacy sector for the last 12 years. He is a current member of the South African Pharmacy council. In his free time, he is practicing for his second marathon, playing golf and spending time with his wife and 2 kids.