Dr Frankline Keter is the Manager at CHAI based in the Kenya office tackling various projects mainly in the essential medicines category. He holds a PhD degree in Chemistry, with about 7 years of sound experience in research and development. Dr Keter was part of the team that executed the East Africa Community Local Manufacturing (EAC LM) project undertaken by CHAI, where he led engagements to help the pharmaceutical manufacturers in Kenya with GMP improvement work plans, cost reduction measures, introduction to international buyers, pricing and also market-sizing for some specific product categories. He also worked with other stakeholders such as UNIDO to propose financing solutions amenable to local manufacturers. Dr. Keter also leads CHAI’s partnership with NDRA in Kenya to continuously improve accessibility of market data for pharma products.