Who attends

Medic East Africa is the largest business platform for the healthcare and medical laboratory market in East African region. The exhibition takes place from 13 - 15 September 2023 at Kenyatta International Convention Centre, Nairobi, Kenya and will host over 5,000 attendees and 150+ exhibiting companies.

Here is a selection of some of the attending professionals that make Medic East Africa an essential part of their yearly calendar:

Breakdown by region

Dealers & Distributors

Medic East Africa provides a beneficial experience for all dealer and distributor job functions – from management of organisations  looking to connect with key industry players, sales and business development professionals expanding product portfolios and entrepreneurs hoping to source the next ‘big product’ to supply in their country. 


Manufacturers of medical devices and equipment use Medic East Africa as an opportunity to showcase their latest products in the East African healthcare industry. More than 150 companies will be in attendance, coming in from 24 countries.

Purchasing & procurement

Professionals who are tasked with purchasing and procurement responsibilities for healthcare facilities, educational providers and medical specialty associations use Medic East Africa as a way of making business operations effective. 

Medical practitioners

As a leader in the East African healthcare industry that emphasises the importance of innovation, Medic East Africa ensures that several avenues are available through the show for healthcare professionals to develop themselves.

Snapshot of the participants from last year

Dealers & Distributors

  • CEO, Medionics Healthcare Limited, Kenya
  • CEO, Sage Healthcare Administrators Ltd., Kenya
  • Director, Bellamed Healthcare Limited, Kenya
  • Director, Duphar, Rwanda
  • Head of Medical Equipment, Harleys Limited, Kenya
  • Managing Director, Eliasatech Diagnostics E.A. Ltd, Kenya
  • Managing Director, Bobcare Medical Systems Ltd, Kenya
  • Managing Director, Ferid Private Limited Company, Ethiopia
  • Managing Director, Nel Uganda Ltd, Uganda

Hospital Representatives

  • CEO, Baho International Hospital, Rwanda
  • CEO, M.P. Shah Hospital, Kenya
  • CEO, Sanitas Hospital, Tanzania
  • Chief Operating Officer, Aga Khan University Hospital, Kenya
  • Director, Akemo Valley Hospital, Kenya
  • Director, Mt Elgon Hospital, Uganda
  • Hospital Director, UMC Victoria Hospital, Uganda
  • Managing Director, Mater Hospital, Kenya
  • Procurement Manager, Guru Nanak Hospital, Kenya

Medical Laboratory Professionals

  • CEO, Hope Laboratory Supplies Ltd, Somalia
  • Director, Avar Lab Supplies, Uganda
  • Director, Dynapath Medical Laboratories, Kenya
  • Director, Goodwill Lab Supplies Ltd, Uganda
  • Director, Quest Laboratories, Kenya
  • Director, Sanmedic Laboratory Supply Ltd, Kenya
  • Director, Shadon Medical Diagnostics & Laboratories Ltd, Kenya
  • General Manager, Laboratory Needs Solution Ltd, Uganda
  • Operations Manager, Laboratory Needs Solution Ltd, Uganda

Pharmaceutical Professionals

  • Country Manager, vCCL Pharmaceutical, Kenya
  • Director Operations, Ripple Pharmaceuticals Ltd, Kenya
  • Director, Dawa Medicare Ltd, Tanzania
  • Director, Hightech Pharmaceuticals & Research Ltd, Kenya
  • Director, Medipharm Healthcare, Uganda
  • Director, Oceanview Pharmaceuticals Ltd, Kenya
  • Director, Regal Pharmaceuticals, Kenya
  • General Manager, Shegna Pharmaceuticals, Ethiopia
  • Managing Director, Tigaad Pharma Ltd, Somalia

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