65. Lamia Tazi

Company: Sothema
Title: Chairwoman & CEO
Nationality: Moroccan
Sector: Pharmaceuticals

Tazi joined Sothema in 1997 and assumed her current role in 2019, where she now oversees 1,000 people. Sothema produces about 60 million pharmaceutical products annually across six production units and has 9% of market share. Tazi is also chairwoman of the Omar TAZI Foundation and a general board member at Azerys, among other roles.