Onderstepoort Biological Products (OBP)

Contact Details

Physical: 100 Old Soutpan Road, Onderstepoort, 0110
Postal: Private Bag X07, Onderstepoort, 0110
Tel: 012 522 1500
Fax: 012 522 1591


Onderstepoort Biological Products SOC Ltd (OBP) is a South African state-owned animal vaccine manufacturing company whose mandate is to prevent and control animal diseases that impact food security, human health and livelihoods.

The mandate is delivered through continued development of innovative products and efficient manufacturing, which ensures vaccine affordability and accessibility through varied distribution channels.

Office Bearers/Management

Dr J Adams
Chief Executive Officer
Ms M Ramutle

Dr JH Adams
Board Members:
Dr MJ Mashaba
Dr MR Mashego
Ms KT Mdlulwa
Ms DN Mobeng (General Manager: Legal and Compliance, and Company Secretary)
Dr ME Mogajane
Chief Executive Officer:
Ms Mpume Ramutle (Acting CEO, and Human Resources Executive)
Chief Financial Officer:
Mr Matsobane Gololo
Chief Operations Officer:
Mr Simphiwe Ntombela (Operations Executive)
Senior Management:
Dr Jacob Modumo (Business Development Officer)
Dr Bethuel Nthangeni (Chief Scientific Officer)
Communications Officers:
Ziphozami Linda (Legal Division)

Financial Information

All Financial Values: R'0002015/162014/152013/142012/13
AUDIT OUTCOMEClean AuditFinancially UnqualifiedFinancially UnqualifiedFinancially Unqualified
Current Assets526 512261 993188 681n/a
Non-Current Assets153 423145 375120 803n/a
Total Assets679 935407 369309 483n/a
Current Liabilities22 27032 95236 191n/a
Non-Current Liabilities521 033249 359133 147n/a
Total Liabilities543 303282 311169 338n/a
Total Net Assets136 632125 058140 145n/a
Total Revenue141 482112 120110 121n/a
Revenue from Exchange Transactionsn/an/an/an/a
Revenue from Non-Exchange Transactionsn/an/an/an/a
Total Expenditure(129 907)(127 207)(118 704)n/a
Employee Costs(59 699)(58 188)(53 826)n/a
Surplus/(Deficit) for Year11 754(15 088)(8 583)n/a
Net Cash Flows from Operating Activities(2 361)(35 217)(15 236)n/a
Net Cash Flows from Investing Activities(25 873)(32 175)(33 741)n/a
Cash & Cash Equivalents at End of Year456 350216 184156 076n/a
Unauthorised Expenditure---n/a
Irregular Expenditure191--n/a
Fruitless & Wasteful Expenditure---n/a
Posts Approvedn/an/an/an/a
Posts Filledn/a201190n/a
SourcesAnnual ReportAnnual Report n/a n/a

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