Kovin Naidoo appointed CEO of the Brien Holden Vision Institute

Professor Kovin Naidoo is named CEO of the Brien Holden Vision Institute having served as interim since July

04 Dec 2015 by Emily McCormick

Professor Kovin Naidoo has been appointed CEO of the Brien Holden Vision Institute, its board of directors officially announced yesterday (2 December).  He has held the position of interim CEO since July, following the death of Professor Brien Holden.

Speaking about Professor Naidoo’s appointment, chair of the Institute’s board, Brian Layland, said: “Kovin is a wonderful leader, a person a person with great integrity, a remarkable entrepreneur and a global leader in advocating for eye care access.”

Supporting Professor Naidoo in his role as CEO is an executive group which comprises of Yvette Waddell, Dr Paul Erickson, Amanda Davis and Dr Kah Ooi Tan.

 

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