wachiraBridget Wachira



Occupational Information

Job Title: Managing Director Gsk Pharmaceuticals K Ltd and General Manager Kenya @ Gsk

Professional History

Bridget is the General Manager, Africa Cluster at GSK. She joined GSK 20  years ago as a medical representative. She worked in sales, training, marketing, and vaccine departments. She then relocated to London in 2013 for a brief stint at UK Aid as a senior advisor, and later as the Vaccines Market Leader for Africa at the GSK headquarters in the same city.

She returned to Kenya in 2015 to become the General Manager, where she was responsible for GSK operations (Pharmaceuticals, Vaccines, ViiV) in Kenya.




2011 Archbishop Desmond Tutu Leadership Fellow 

Additional Tags: Medical, Pharmaceutical


About AFLI




The African Leadership Institute (AFLI) focuses on building the capacity and capability of visionary and strategic leadership across the continent. Developing exceptional leaders representing all spheres of society, the Institute’s flagship programme is the prestigious Archbishop Tutu Leadership Fellowship. Offering a multifaceted learning experience and run in partnership with Oxford University, it is awarded annually to 20-25 carefully chosen candidates, nominated from across Africa. Alumni of the African Leadership Institute form a dynamic network of Fellows passionately committed to the continent’s transformation, bridging the divide between nations and ensuring that Africa is set centre-stage in global affairs.