Omar Sherief Mohammad has over 17 years of experience in the field of Pharmaceuticals. He is currently working as the General Manager of Novo Nordisk Pharma Operations A/S in Ho Chi Minh City which is world leading organisation in Diabetes Care. From Vietnam, Omar Operates the South East Emerging markets like Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Vietnam.

Omar started his journey in the Pharmaceutical industry as a Medical Representative from India and later moved into Marketing and joined Novo Nordisk India in the Year 2005. He was given the opportunity to also join the Global Marketing team in Denmark to Prepare and Execute marketing strategies for Durable insulin delivery devices across the Global Markets. In September 2010, Omar relocated to Vietnam as a Country Manager handling Business Planning, Business development, Distributor management, Process quality and was instrumental in creating a Representative office status for Novo Nordisk in Vietnam. From 2012 to 2015 Omar moved back to his home country as Marketing Director handling the marketing strategy and execution of the entire Novo Nordisk Diabetes portfolio in India.

Omar holds a Bachelor of Pharmacy degree from SVET college of Pharmacy, Karnataka, India and a Master’s in Business Administration from Ahmedabad, India.