Annual Event Speaker profile: Dr Siyabulela Ntutela

Dr Siyabulela Ntutela

Dr Siyabulela (Siya) Ntutela graduated with a PhD in Pharmacology from the University of Cape Town, focussing on drug discovery and medicinal chemistry. He is currently the CEO of AfricaBio. He also founded and manages Zanalytix Laboratories, a contract analytical services company offering post-importation testing in pharmaceutical industry, and Intini Research & Consulting, a biotech consulting firm. Dr Ntutela has worked with a number of start-up companies, assisting them to develop and commercialise their innovations. He also provides strategy consulting to the biotech and pharmaceutical industry. He serves in expert advisory roles to a number of institutions such as the Department of Science & Technology, National Research Foundation and the Gauteng Provincial Department of Economic Development and Council for Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR) through his consulting entity, Intini Research & Consulting (Pty) Ltd.