Dr. Louis Somoni Machogu, MPSK, BPharm
Is a visionary and thought business leader within the SME, Retail and Community Healthcare sectors.
He is the Founder of Haltons Pharmacy, the largest chain of pharmacies in East Africa with over 10 years community health experience.
He has served as a member of the National Governing Council of the Pharmaceutical Society of Kenya, where he was instrumental in the re-launch of Green Cross Pharmacy – a Community Pharmacy self regulation/accreditation program to remove access barriers to quality pharmaceutical care and services.
His life’s work is aligned to delivering on Vision 2030 Social Pillar – Health and SDGs 3, 5 and 8 to positively impact for current and future generations of Kenyan public, health professionals, regulators and other stakeholders.
Dr. Louis is passionate and purposeful about building teams and businesses in the SME sector using models that are sustainable, commercially viable and that have a positive impact on the internal and external business community. He sees this as only viable way of fixing healthcare in Africa.
Away from work Dr. Louis is a husband, father, coach and mentor.
1. Business Daily Africa Top 40 Men Under 40, 2016.
2. Chase Bank Enablis ILO Business Launch Pad East Africa Top 100 Finalist, 2011