Eyong Ebai is Executive General Manager for Sub-Saharan Africa, responsible for GE Healthcare’s operations in 22 markets across West, South and East Africa. Eyong also serves as an Executive Director on the Board of GE International Operations (Nigeria) Ltd & GE South Africa Pty Ltd
Eyong first joined GE Healthcare in 2016 as General Manager West & Central Africa before his appointment as Executive General Manager for West, Central and French Sub-Saharan Africa in 2018.
Prior to GE, Eyong held leadership roles in the pharmaceutical, medical device, consumable, and equipment industries. He began his career in the graduate development program at Janssen, part of the Johnson & Johnson group of companies, and subsequently took on key commercial roles across several business units. Eyong then moved to Smith+Nephew, a leading UK medical equipment manufacturing company.
After 15 years working in Europe, Eyong decided to focus his gained experience on the African continent, joining Johnson & Johnson Medical as the business leader, West Africa, responsible for building the J&J Medical Surgical & Orthopaedic business across the region prior to joining GE.
Eyong holds a bachelor’s degree in Biomedical Science and post-graduate qualifications in Health Economics & Market Access from the University of York and University of Marseille respectively.
In his spare time, Eyong enjoys watching Tottenham Hotspurs, running, and travelling.