Stephen Saad is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Aspen Pharmacare, one of South Africa’s largest pharmaceuticals maker.
Aspen Pharmacare, traded on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange, markets generic medicines in 150 countries.
Saad became a millionaire at age 29 when he sold his share in drug business, Covan Zurich, for $3 million.
In 2012, Saad became Chairman of The Sharks, a South African rugby team.
In October 2016, Saad won the Entrepreneur of the Year award at the All Africa Business Leaders Awards gala.