Wits Health Jobs, The Wits Health Consortium (Pty) Limited (WHC) is wholly-owned by the University of the Witwatersrand. We are the support operation through which the University – primarily its Faculty of Health Sciences – conducts research, manages donor-funded activities, pursues entrepreneurial innovation in health and supports clinical trials.
Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer of WHC
B Comm, B Compt (Honours), CA (SA)
Mr Farrell is a skilled financial manager with more than 20 years commercial experience in senior and executive financial management positions, he has steered Wits Health Consortium with invaluable insights gained through his successful career.
Since joining Wits Health Consortium Mr Farrell has directed its portfolio of development and research programmes, managed through the Shared Service Centre, and has ensured the growth of Wits Health Consortium has been combined with high standards of delivery. Under Mr. Farrell’s tenure the total income of Wits Health Consortium has grown from R150 million in 2002 to over R1.8billion in 2016.