Like father, like son: George with his son Billy, the next generation of Tambassis pharmacists. George Tambassis is not one of those who feels comfortable talking about himself and his achievements. While it was pretty clear from the start that this interview was all about his life and achievements, his self-sarcasm and hesitation when it came to being probed about his personality traits revealed a humble person who tends to shy from the spotlight. Tambassis doesn’t chase publicity, either. He avoids it like the plague. He enters the process of an interview only when, and if, he is going to argue for the interests of the industry he represents. Since 2011, he has held the position of the national President of the Pharmacy Guild, one of the most powerful professional organisations in Australia that champions the interests of community pharmacy owners of Australia at large. Though his name is […]