Altair Richards 's Overview
Altair Richards is an executive at ENSafrica in the corporate commercial department. She specialises in healthcare and pharmaceutical law, the food and pet food industries, as well as food and advertising law. She also has experience in the transportation and rail engineering sectors.
She has acted for pharmaceutical manufacturers (innovator and generic human medicines and veterinary/animal health), including foreign, multi-national and South African companies, medical device manufacturers, complementary medicine manufacturers, pharmaceutical distributors and wholesalers, retail pharmacy, industry and professional associations, medical schemes, administrators and managed healthcare organisations, hospitals, food and pet food manufacturers, and food packaging companies.
She has acted for multinational clients in the freight locomotive and related industries, as well as the local rail engineering industry.
Altair’s experience includes general corporate and commercial drafting and negotiations, opinions, regulatory advice, updates on regulatory changes, Advertising Standards Authority work and industry advocacy.
Altair is recognised as a leading lawyer by the following reputable rating agencies and their publications:
Finance Monthly Global Awards 2014 – Franchise lawyer of the year South Africa
Best Lawyers 2013, 2012 – Health Care (South Africa)
The International Who’s Who of Franchise Lawyers – 2012 (South Africa)
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