Ascendis Health

Our people

Thomas Thomsen
Chief Executive Officer
Kieron Futter
Chief Financial Officer
Ilona Kratochvilova
Group Head of Human Resources
Malini Merkofer
Group Head of Communication
Marnus Sonnekus
Interim Chief Operating Officer South Africa
Martin Edgerton
Group Head of Programmes
Charalambos Pattihis
Chief Executive Officer of Remedica
Andras Gyenes
Chief Executive Officer of Scitec
Yogish Agarwal
Chief Executive Officer of Sun Wave Pharma
José Luis Berenguer
Chief Executive Officer of Farmalider
Chris Swanepoel
Managing Director: Medical Devices
Jayen Pather
Managing Director: Phyto-Vet
Jaco Smit
Managing Director: Pharma
Lee-Ann Herbst
Managing Director: Skin

Board Members

John Bester
Independent non-executive chairman
Bharti Harie
Independent non-executive director
Mary Bomela
Independent non-executive director
Dr Kinesh Pather
Independent non-executive director
Gary Shayne
Non-executive director
Thomas Thomsen
Chief executive officer
Kieron Futter
Executive director and chief financial officer
Dr Yoza Jekwa
Non-executive director