07 Dec Opening first African Office in South Africa
Atomo is delighted to announce the opening of its first African office in South Africa. Brad Mears, previously the CEO of the SA Business Coalition on HIV/Aids (SABCOHA) has been appointed to the Atomo team as the Managing Director of their Africa office.
Brad held the position of CEO at SABCOHA for nine years and has been instrumental in the development of HIV strategies, the establishment of monitoring systems, and the provision of capacity building programs to the business sector in South Africa. He explains his new position: “Atomo will change the HIV diagnostics landscape in Africa, thereby helping people affected by this devastating disease. The benefits of ease of use & reliability that AtomoRapid™ HIV brings to testing will significantly improve patient outcomes and increase the effectiveness of these programmes.”
Atomo is thrilled that Brad has sufficient confidence in AtomoRapid™ HIV test that he was prepared to leave SABCOHA to help deliver it to the African market.