Who we are

Vortex Healthcare is a South African-based pharmaceutical company established in 2015 to offer the healthcare industry a variety of quality, unique, cost-effective products and services.

We are approved by the South African Health Products Regulatory Authority (SAHPRA) – formerly known as the Medical Control Council (MCC) – to import, export and manufacture medication in South Africa. Vortex Healthcare is also fully licensed by SAHPRA to import, export and distribute medical devices. Also fully accredited by the South African Pharmacy Council (SAPC) and the National Department of Health (DoH). We are ISO9001:2015 accredited. Vortex Healthcare is a black-owned and managed B-BBEE Level 1 pharmaceutical company.

Our collective industry experience spans more than 40 years across various segments in the pharmaceutical and healthcare sectors including Manufacturing, Quality Control, Regulatory, Distribution as well as private and government hospital expertise. Our licenses also permit us to grant international companies access to local markets by using Vortex Healthcare as a local applicant. 

Our Mission

To provide healthcare products and services of the highest quality, safety, efficacy and affordability


Our Vision

To be the most progressive South African pharmaceutical company by 2023

Our Purpose

  • To provide innovative, affordable healthcare products and services of the highest quality to the local and international market
  • To revolutionise the healthcare industry by integrating the latest technologies and trends into the products and services that we provide
  • To create greater access to affordable, quality care by making our products and services available to all sectors of the industry

Our Values

In every aspect of our business, we believe in operating honestly and with integrity.

Our values are driven by:  

  • Quality
  • Innovation
  • Accessibility

Our Company

We are passionate about people and strive to educate communities on creating a healthy life and improved well-being. This drives us to offer affordable, alternative formulae with enhanced health benefits for our customers.  

Vortex Healthcare specialises in licensing, manufacturing, registering, marketing and distributing affordable pharmaceutical medication and medical devices, which includes developing and providing turnkey, end-to-end solutions to meet the specific requirements of our clients.