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Dr. Essam Farouk

Chief Executive Officer

Group CEO of MS Pharma Dr. Essam Farouk was appointed the Chief Executive Officer for
MS Pharma in June 2012. He was the CEO for El Kendi Manufacturing Company where he led the establishment of the company and its manufacturing facilities in Algeria where El Kendi has become one of the top 5 pharmaceutical manufacturing companies in Algeria and then moved to integrate the Sukhtian pharmaceutical companies under MS Pharma Group.

Dr. Essam’s career in the pharmaceutical industry started when he joined GSK as a Production Specialist for Pharmaceutical sterile products in 1992 then moved in his career to work as head of Quality and Validation in Sanofi Aventis in 1994.

By 1999, he moved to become the Technical Director for T3A Pharma Group for 5 years where he led the establishment of the factory according to EU and FDA standards, and established the quality system for the Company which was approved by 16 international regulatory authorities including WHO and EU to name a few.

Afterwards, he added new dimensions to his expertise by moving to the business side of Pharmaceutical industry where he became the Deputy General Manager for Julphar GMBH.

In 2005, he moved to work with the Sukhtian Group as the consultant for Tabuk Pharmaceuticals before joining El Kendi Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Company in 2006.

Dr. Essam has a bachelor degree in Pharmacy from the University of Zagazig in 1992 and did his master’s degree from AUC and American Society for Quality of USA in total Quality Management and Operation Management in 1998.