September 13, 2021: MedAccess is pleased to welcome Vicky Johnson as the social finance company’s new Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Vicky begins her new role today and joins MedAccess’ Senior Management Team.
Vicky has held a number of senior financial positions with international companies over the past decade, including her most recent role as Global Finance Director at Dalberg Global Development Advisors. Her three decades of experience includes financial management roles for African companies as well as senior finance and operations positions at McKinsey and Boston Consulting Group.
Born and raised in Zimbabwe, Vicky is a Chartered Accountant and a Certified Fraud Examiner who has worked on finance and tax issues across sub Saharan Africa, Asia, Europe, MENA, and the U.S..
In her CFO role at MedAccess, Vicky will be responsible for all aspects of financial management, control, and reporting.
“Vicky brings outstanding financial expertise and experience at a vital time for MedAccess,” said Michael Anderson, MedAccess’ Chief Executive Officer. “She will help ensure we have solid foundations to achieve our ambitious strategy targets, using innovative finance to help companies reach more people with life-changing health products.”
“Vicky’s strong track record of financial leadership in international and African organisations will be vital for MedAccess as the company grows,” said Daniel Camus, MedAccess Board member and Chair of the Audit & Finance Committee. “Her skill set brings additional strength to MedAccess’ senior management team and I look forward to working with her to increase MedAccess’ impact in global health.”
Vicky succeeds Vik Singh, who has served as MedAccess interim Finance Director since December 2020. Vik will continue to work with MedAccess in the immediate term as a consultant.