Rebecca Imoleayo Akawa is a goal oriented manager who is highly knowledgeable about the Pharma industry. Her wealth of experience in wholesale and bulk selling as well as her honed skills in negotiation, prospecting and networking has helped to attract partnerships from several multinationals as well as widen the clientele base of the company.
She is a Pharmacist, who started her career with her industrial training at Swiss Pharma Nig Ltd. Her internship placement was at the Lagos State health Service commission where she got the opportunity to work with several government hospitals like General hospital Lagos, Gbagada General hospital, Massey street Children hospital amongst others. She proceeded to have her mandatory one year youth service at Baruwa Primary healthcare centre in Lagos. She is currently the General Manager at Santus Pharmacy ltd, a wholesale Pharmaceutical outlet that has been in existence for over 30years.
Rebecca holds a masters degree in Pharmacology from the University of Lagos, Nigeria, and a Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Benin, Benin city, Nigeria. She has certifications in Management strategies for people and resources as well as in Leadership Management in Health by the Yali network and University of Washington respectively.
Mrs Akawa served the Association of Community Pharmacists (ACPN) IDEA zone as the Assistant Secretary, after which she was elected as the Secretary of the zone till date. She currently serves ACPN Lagos state branch as the Financial Secretary of the association. She is a child of God passionate about young ladies excelling in their Spiritual, marital, financial and social life.
She is an advocate for all round prosperity as stated in one of her favorite scripture of the Holybook 3 John verse 2. She is a professional talkative and an anchor per excellence as she has anchored and delivered excellently at various events and occasions.
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