An Initiative of German Industry for Future Leaders from Subsaharan Africa

Dr. Edgar Mrema


AK is an opportunity for me to grow and develop a leadership style that is characterized by structure, organisation and commitment. I expect to learn and contribute to organisational strategies that are practical and have an impact on healthcare across Africa

Name: Dr. Edgar Mrema
Country of Origin: Tanzania
Language Skills: English, Swahili, Setswana, Russian, German
Bachelor Degree in Doctor of Medicine (MD), First Pavlov State Medical University of St. Petersburg (Russia), Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Corporate Management, Mzumbe University (Tanzania)
Company/Institution: Ministry of Health Tanzania
Sector of Industry: Healthcare
Professional Position: Medical Officer
Company Profile: The Ministry of Health is the official government ministry of Tanzania which provides and implement health care related programmes on behalf of the Tanzanian people. Its main mandate are Health Care, Community Development, Women, Child, Family and Gender Policies and strategies development and their Implementation. Registration, Coordination and Monitoring of all health-related NGOs operating in Tanzania. Provision of health care services directly through its hospitals and pharmacies around the country and the regulation of private health care providers in Tanzania
Partner Company in
Boehringer Ingelheim GmbH