Africa Biosystems Limited (ABL) was awarded the number 36 top mid-sized companies out of the top 100 in Kenya. ABL was recognised for its innovative and transformational work in a Gala Award dinner held at the Carnivore Grounds in Nairobi hosted by KPMG and the Nation Media Group.
Founder and Managing Director Yasmin Verjee says, “this was a truly wonderful evening and a real tribute to our excellent, highly skilled and motivated team at ABL. We have played a key role in bringing life sciences, biotechnology that includes DNA and forensics in Eastern Africa that has been game-changing.”
ABL is a distributor of state of the art life sciences equipment and consumables for Eastern African Markets. Our customers fall into four main categories: government, NGO, academic and private sectors. ABL is head quartered in Nairobi but serves the entire Eastern Africa region including Uganda, Tanzania, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Rwanda, and Burundi. ABL is the distributor of Life Technologies, owned by Thermo Fisher Scientific, the world leader in the life science market.
John Mwakio, Head of Regional Sales, added that “the markets in the region are growing, there is a greater demand for cutting edge technology that affects the quality of regional security, crops, research on infectious diseases, quality of water and food, for instance. Our high performance tech-enabled sales team is an integral part of ‘East Africa Rising.’”
ABL’s sister company, Helix Biotech, offers a unique service arm that is responsible for installation of equipment and after sales support to clients. ABL is driven by the principles of ethical practices, integrity and dedication to customer services. We are part of the United Nations Global Compact, an organization that promotes transparency and ethics.
For more please go to www.africabiosystems.com.