Dr. Imene Ben Abdallah

Country Manager Tunisia & Libya, Roche Pharma

Imene Ben Abdallah is the Country Manager for Roche in Libya and Tunisia. Roche has a 125-year legacy as an innovative healthcare company which provides sustainable access to diagnostics and treatments. A pharmacist by training, Imene is passionate about how Roche can have an impact on its environment. Throughout her career, she has had a firm focus on improving health and working toward a future where every African can access world-class healthcare.


She is committed to working with stakeholders across the healthcare ecosystem to correct unacceptable inequities in care by strengthening health infrastructure, increasing sustainable funding and enabling access to innovative diagnostics and treatments. During her career, Imene has worked within a number of positions within different healthcare organizations.


She began her career in marketing with a local Tunisian pharma company, where she got the opportunity to learn about the local market, its challenges and opportunities. She then took a role in pricing and market access with a multinational consultancy company that opened up new perspectives and allowed her to work in developed markets, understand payers’ needs and how to accelerate access to innovative drugs.


Imene’s career at Roche began six years ago and since then she has held positions in Regulatory Affairs, Market Access, Medical Affairs and Strategic Health Initiatives before her current role as Country Manager. Imene earned both her Doctor of Pharmacy and Master of Science in Drug Development degrees from Faculté De Pharmacie de Monastir in Tunisia. Her areas of expertise range from policy, pricing, and market access.