Head, Group Risk Management, Duopharma Biotech Berhad
Age: 52 years
Master of Business Administration, MARA University of Technology
Bachelor of Science (“Hons.”), Universiti Sains Malaysia
Enterprise Risk Manager Professional Certification, Institute of Enterprise Risk Practitioners (“IERP”)
Working Experience and Occupation
Anita has close to 30 years’ experience in sales, marketing, strategy development and project management within the pharmaceutical industry. She launched her career in January 1991 as a sales representative at Eisai Malaysia, a Tokyo-based pharmaceutical. Later the same year, she joined Zeneca where she continued to build her career in sales and marketing for nearly a decade.
Subsequent engagements included stints in Novartis, Novo Nordisk and Bayer, where Anita developed a wealth of expertise in product management and international business. After leaving her role as National Sales Manager at Bayer in 2006, she joined Chemical Company of Malaysia Berhad (“CCMB”), whereupon she continued to amass greater expertise through a series of positions of increasing responsibility, from being Marketing Manager to Senior Business Analyst (Strategy), Senior Project Manager and Head, Group Risk Management for the CCMB Group in 2017.
She was appointed as Head, Group Risk Management of Duopharma Biotech effective 28 December 2017.