Title: Managing Director: Public Health Division
Location: Parktown, Johannesburg
Marinda Bouwer has extensive experience in strategic planning and operational management within diverse organizations and enterprises in both public and private healthcare and holds a Master of Business Administration degree. Ms Bouwer has served as a highly qualified executive manager with more than two decades’ experience in the Public and Private Healthcare Industries, as well as the Pharmaceutical and Manufacturing Industries.
Her resilience and drive has been instrumental in the successful management of a Pharmaceutical Company as General Manager Operations, establishing a footprint within the FMCG market as well as the successful establishment of a pharmaceutical manufacturing plant.
She has successfully implemented Corporate Governance within a Not for Profit Corporation with more than 1500 staff members as General Manager Operations of the Wits Reproductive Health & HIV Research Institute. She was exposed to all aspects of the Private Health Sector in her role as CEO:Hospital Manager at the Clinix Phalaborwa Private Hospital.
She has demonstrated experience in all aspects of business management as well as the successful implementation of Health Programmes within the Public Health Sector under various funders including PEPFAR (President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief), USAID (The United States Agency for International Development);CDC (Centres for Disease Control and Prevention) and Global Fund among various other local and international funders.
Her abilities to formulate and execute strategies and develop and meet organizational goals and objectives have led to exponential growth opportunities. The diversity during her career has also led her into various business sectors and she gained a clear understanding of the overall intricacies of the Health Sector.