Ayanda Soka obtained his B. Pharm from UWC in 2001 and obtained a distinction in his pre-registration examination. He subsequently completed his Master’s in Business Administration (MBA) with distinctions in Business Management and Project Management. He recently graduated from University of Pretoria with Post Graduate Diploma in Health Systems Management. He is currently completing his Masters in Public Health. He is currently a Senior Pharmaceutical Policy Specialist in Eastern Cape Department placed in Provincial Head Office. He is passionate about delivering quality pharmaceutical services through developing clinical tools that are practical and aligned with the national health priorities.