Chara began her scientific journey at University of Johannesburg with a BSc in Biochemistry and Botany. After completing her MSc in Botany and Plant Biotechnology with a focus on molecular techniques, Chara jumped straight into a career in scientific sales. She was a Life Sciences Account Manager for three years and a Senior Account manager for an additional three.
Combining a passion for science and a love of business, she has worked within the sales, marketing and business development arena throughout her career. Chara joins the Diagnostech team as the Sales and Marketing Manager and hopes to continue making a difference by delivering an excellent product and offering a superior service.
In her spare time, Chara likes to read, run, bake (like a boss), and pet other people’s dogs.