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Meet the Amwaaj Team

Mohammad Zafrullah CEO

FCA (England & Wales), MBA
  • Holds 30+ years of international experience, including leading the Middle East operations of a major Pharma MNC.

  • Last position was the VP&GM for the GCC and Levant operations.

  • Has strategised and executed high growth plans including business development and transformational initiatives, product and company acquisitions, contract manufacturing deals, licensing, distributor rationalisation, etc.

  • Active and respected member of several industry associations and business councils.

  • Has been part of UK ministerial business delegations to different countries in the Middle East.


BSc(Hons), MBA
  • Holds more than 20 years of multinational pharma experience in EMEA and MENA, including expanded CFO positions working across different business models in Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Gulf, Levant, Pakistan and the UK.

  • Created and led a global initiative in Net Revenue Management / Trade Investment Excellence across EMEA, resulting in significant top line and bottom line benefits.

  • Led large BD deals (mergers, licensing) from due diligence to execution, in the Middle East.

  • Planned and executed the financial turnaround of publicly listed companies and joint ventures in Middle East.

  • Holds a Bachelors from University of Manchester and an MBA from Imperial College, London.
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Mamdouh Salaheldine BUS. DEV. DIRECTOR

Bachelors (Pharmaceuticals Sciences)
  • Holds over 30 years of commercial experience in Pharmaceuticals in the MENA region.

  • Served in different commercial and business leadership roles at large MNC's including AZ, GSK and UCB, holding positions of Regional General Manager, BD Director, Commercial Tender Director, etc.

  • Possesses deep knowledge of therapies and latest innovations, successfully commercialising many products.

  • Trusted and recognised Pharma professional, with a wide relationship network across the region.


BSc(Hons), MBA, DipM
  • Global experience in leading sales and marketing operations for pharma multinationals over the last 20 years.

  • Managed and launched some of the biggest pharma brands in Western Europe and the Middle East.

  • Diverse commercial experience through roles as a General Manager, Marketing and Commercial Excellence Director and as a National Sales Manager with leading companies.

  • Inbound Marketing specialist providing insight into strategy development and execution.

  • Has authored 8 management books, is an Inbound Marketing consultant and is sought as a motivational speaker.

We also work with industry and functional leaders across the globe who partner with us on assignments.

Commitment to Quality

Values based on Transparency and Integrity

Agile business model responsive to your needs

Strength through relationships

Amwaaj Life Sciences FZLLC

Dubai Science Park, Dubai.

United Arab Emirates.

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