Dr. Skhumbuzo Ngozwana

Dr. Skhumbuzo NgozwanaPresident and Chief Executive Officer

Dr Ngozwana has 20+ years' experience in the Pharmaceutical and Healthcare space. His previous role was that of President of Serenus Biotherapeutics, a company he co-founded. He is the current Chairman of Biovac, a South African vaccine manufacturer (and a Public Private Partnership) & was the former deputy CEO of Cipla South Africa. Dr Ngozwana consulted for UNIDO, WHO, UNAIDS & USP on major Pan African pharmaceutical projects. He led the development of the African Union's Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Plan for Africa.

He is the former Chairman of National Association of Pharmaceutical Manufacturers (NAPM) of South Africa & the Southern African Generic Medicines Association as well as a founding and board member of the Federation of African Pharmaceuticals Manufacturers Association. As a WHO Consultant, he co-developed and co-authored Ethiopia's National Pharmaceutical Sector Strategy which is currently being implemented.