Sandra Lambert

Sandra joined Biovac in 2018 and holds the role of Chief Commercial Officer responsible for the current and future Commercial business. She is a member of the Biovac Executive team.

Her mandate is:

  • Strategic collaboration with partners & key opinion leaders within the local and global vaccine and other biologicals landscape.
  • Ensure effective partnerships are maintained among public-sector stakeholders.
  • To maintain and grow the Biovac’s business footprint within South Africa, Sub Saharan Africa & the rest of Africa.

Sandra is a qualified Podiatrist and has a MBA from WITS University with a thesis on Scenario planning and Strategy.

Sandra Lambert has 19 years’ Pharmaceutical Industry experience where she gained extensive commercial leadership experience within prestige Multinational Companies such as MSD, Merck and Novartis. Prior to joining Biovac Sandra held the role of Regional Director GM&E for South East Africa at Merck. She has market experience spanning from South Africa to Southern Africa and East Africa covering a total of 14 countries. She has experience in product launches, entry into new markets, government tenders and improving access of novel medicines for Africa. Sandra has successfully created and implemented strategies across various markets which have improved patients access to medicines.