Amref Health Africa Appoints Interim Chief Executive Officer

Dr Lennie Bazira Kyomuhangi-Igbodipe

Amref Health Africa has announced the appointment of Dr Lennie Bazira Kyomuhangi-Igbodipe as Interim Chief Executive Officer (CEO) effective November 2014 following the retirement of Director General Dr Teguest Guerma.

Making the announcement, Amref Health Africa International Board Chair Mr Omari Issa said: “While the process of recruiting a CEO is ongoing, the Board is committed to ensuring a smooth transition and has appointed Dr Lennie Kyomuhangi-Igbodipe the interim CEO. We will announce the new CEO once the recruitment process is finalised.”

Dr Kyomuhangi-Igbodipe has been serving as Country Director for Kenya and has over 20 years’ experience within the sub-Saharan African health sector.