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Janette Wassung


Managing Director


Janette Wassung, a medical technologist by trade, is the Managing Director of Quality First PTY Ltd. She has more than 19 years’ experience in Quality and Laboratory Management.



  • National Diploma in Medical Technology in Chemistry and Clinical Pathology


National Membership include:

  • Member of the South African Bureau of Standards Technical Committee, representing South Africa at the ISO (Switzerland) committee responsible for reviewing ISO 15189 and ISO 22870 amongst others. (since 2011)
  • SANAS Lead Assessor and member of the Specialist Technical Committee (since 2000)
  • Member of the South African Medical Laboratory Technologists Society (since 2005) as well as HPCSA
  • Member of the Chemistry SAC since 2005
  • Member of the National Education Committee since 2016
  • Member of the Executive Committee of the South African Society for Medical Technologists


International Membership include:

  • Member of the CLSI (USA) Expert Panel on Quality Management and General Laboratory Practices.
  • Member of ISO TC 212 Committee
  • Member of the American Society for Quality


Designation : Managing Director