Dr Andrè Germishuizen, Pr. Eng

Head of Division: Quality Management and Scientific Affairs

Dr Andrè Germishuizen holds B.Eng and M.Eng degrees in chemical engineering from the University of Pretoria and a PhD in biochemical engineering from Cambridge University in the UK.

Andrè joined NBI in May 2013 as the Head of Quality Management and Scientific Affairs, where he is overall responsible for management of the Quality Division, and the maintenance and continuous improvement of the quality management system at NBI. As a member of the senior management team, he is responsible for modernising NBI’s product portfolio, manufacturing processes and application of science and engineering practices to enhance the way we work at NBI.

Before joining NBI, Andrè was the Chief Operating Officer of Animal Health Products at Deltamune in Pretoria, responsible for business aspects of Deltamune’s vaccine production and R&D facilities (personnel management, budget and legal issues), as well as operational management of the vaccine production facility. Prior to that, Andrè was the R&D manager at Medicine in Need South Africa (MEND), a subsidiary of a US non-profit company in Pretoria.