Mazen M S Takhah
Co-Chair, Healthcare Committee
AmCham Abu Dhabi
Senior Director Government Affairs & Policy Middle East and North Africa
(Medical Devices and Consumer)
Johnson and Johnson
Citizenship: Saudi Arabia
Mazen Takhah is the Senior Director of Government Affairs & Policy for the Middle East, North Africa and Pakistan which includes Consumer Health and Medical Devices. Mazen joined Johnson and Johnson in August 2017 as Director for Government Affairs Saudi Arabia.
Mazen joins Johnson & Johnson with over 20 years’ experience in senior executive roles in Consumer Health, Pharmaceuticals, Investment Banking & Aviation. In his last role, Mazen was the General Manager of SCP (Saudi Center for Pharmaceuticals) a leading healthcare company that is focused on sales and marketing of high quality nutritionals and pharmaceuticals, and prior to that Group Director of Investments and Corporate Communication at Banaja Holdings.
Mazen held other roles in the Investment Banking sector including VP of Private Banking at Credit Suisse and Senior Dealer in Treasury Corporate Services at Banque AlSaudi AlFransi.
Mazen successfully led multiple high-profile investment projects alongside the Saudi Government and managed very high-profile stakeholders.
Mazen holds a B.S. in Biology from University of Missouri-Columbia USA, B.S. in Aeronautical Engineering, B.S. in Aviation Management and a B.A. Aviation Engineering Technology from St. Louis University, USA.