As a director within Johnson & Johnson’s Global Community Impact Team, Laura leads the company’s social impact strategy across Central and Southern Africa. She works within a small team that collectively is responsible for supporting and championing the people on the frontlines who are at the heart of delivering care across EMEA. She is driven by the belief that together, we can create a world where thriving nurses, midwives and community health workers provide the world’s most vulnerable people with the quality care they need to live full, healthy lives.
Lynda joined Unjani Clinics NPC in January 2014 as the CEO. She is responsible for the fundraising, implementation, management and rollout of the Unjani Clinic Network in South Africa, taking it to 100 clinics by the end of 2020; and then scaling it to 1000 clinics by December 2030. Prior to this she was the CEO of Pure Pharmacy (Pty) Ltd (now The Pure Group). She is a qualified Chartered Accountant, and is passionate about the healthcare industry and ensuring access to quality, affordable healthcare for all South Africans.