Vivian Frittelli has been involved in the pharmaceutical industry for over a quarter of a century. He headed Hoffmann La Roche’s Marketing and Sales Division in South Africa before doing a stint as Country Manager for Roche in Saudi Arabia. Upon returning to South Africa he was appointed Regional Director of an NGO, The Smile Train, where he worked to provide subsidized surgeries for children with Cleft lips and palates throughout Southern Africa. Thereafter, he joined Sandoz Pharmaceuticals to establish their oncology division in the Country. Three years ago he joined the National Association of Pharmaceutical Manufacturers as the Chief Executive. The Association represents generic and biosimilar medicines manufacturers and is responsible for communicating to stakeholders on behalf of members. He assumed the chair of the management committee of the IGBA in October 2015. – See more at: