Jay Badenhorst

B.Pharm, MRPharmS, Managing Director, Superintendent Pharmacist, Whitworth Chemists Ltd


Jay was appointed as Managing Director for Whitworth Chemists Ltd from April 2015, having worked for them as Superintendent Pharmacist since July 2009.

He has a highly successful operations and management background across different organisations and, in his role with Whitworth’s, his significant experience in developing and managing people has delivered impressive results across the whole spectrum of pharmacy services.Since his appointment he has successfully grown, diversified the business and raised the profile of Whitworth into a well-known, large multiple independent pharmacy chain, based in the North of England.

Jay is also Chairman for Tees LPC, an appointed Honorary Fellow for Durham University, School of Medicine, Pharmacy and Health and runs a community fitness class as a qualified Group Fitness Instructor.