Mr. Munir Tahir Sandhu
CEO of IHDS Pakistan
Mr Munir Tahir is the Director & CEO of Integral Health Delivery Services (IG Pakistan Office). Munir Tahir Sandhu has a background in pharmaceuticals. He graduated from the University of Karachi with a degree in Pharmacy and then worked at GlaxoSmithKline for 31 years as a marketing and sales head of vaccine division in the public market sector. He has closely worked with the Pakistan Expanded Program on Immunization (EPI) for the introduction of new vaccines in the public health sector throughout Pakistan. He introduced three vaccines in EPI during his tenure with GSK. Namely Combo (DPT+Hep-B), Synflorix (PCV-10, a pneumococcal vaccine), and Rotarix (Rota vaccine). He has won five GSK performance gold medals and the GSK Presidential Award during his service.
He has a strong track record of public health activities across the country and has been closely working with Ministry of health, WHO, UNICEF, GAVI, Ministry of Religious Affairs, NGO’s etc. Munir, has trained community health nurses in the Sindh province, oversaw health awareness campaigns for the Ministry of Religious Affairs, has an in depth experience of working with pharmaceutical industry. Currently, he oversees all of the operations of Integral Health Delivery Services in Pakistan – a sister company to Integral Global Consulting.