Dr Evah Amwayi has been the Head of East Africa Regulatory Department since June 2016. She is responsible for providing insightful regulatory support, strategic initiatives and ensuring their implementation. Additionally, she is the Regulatory Affairs Manager responsible for Kenya, Mauritius, Madagascar and Islands at GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare Limited. In essence, she ensures the smooth running of GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare Limited through regulatory strategies to ensure that the company remains competitive, profitable and innovative.
She serves as an Executive Director at the Kenya Association Pharmaceutical Industry (KAPI) where she’s key in driving policy advocacy in the industry.
She is a member of the Pharmaceutical Society of Kenya (PSK) where she is the current chair of the Symposium Committee.
She holds a Bachelor of Pharmacy Degree from the University of Nairobi and is interested in championing scientific innovations that will result in safe products for patients and consumers.