Dr Richard Botha

Founder: Novoseek, Education Specialist

Richard is a qualified pharmacist with a Master’s degree in pharmacology from the University of North West.  He spent 8 years in retail pharmacy and built a group of five pharmacies and one surgical clinic in the 1990’s. 

He spend time in the USA and completed an MBA at UCLA Los Angeles. After this he returned to SA and did three successful corporate turnarounds.  The Pharmarama Group of pharmacies which became the basis for the Clicks Pharmacy group, Professional Assignments Group (PAG) which became part of the Logical Options group and later Adcorp and the Protector Group (previously Yscor’s medical facilities and medical scheme), broken up and sold off to various players, including Medi-Clinic.