Vice President, Global Health
Global Health leader with 20 + years of work experience with BD, a global medical technology company. Held varying positions in the field of immunization, advancing injection safety. Works across different business units at BD to establish models and partnerships to expand access to health for all people, furthering the Shared Value concept and approach. Examples of key partnerships include collaboration with PEPFAR, CDC, USAID, CHAI, BMGF etc. Global health focus in on disease states such as HIV/AIDS, TB, Malaria and Maternal New born Health. Led and developed public private partnerships to strengthen health systems. Credentials include authorship of Public Private Partnerships published in JID, 2016, was an external reviewer for the WHO Injection Safety policy, board member of ASLM, served as board Alternative for Global Fund representing private sector. Proven ability to incubate innovations through partnership models for developing market appropriate products for the developing and emerging markets.
Creative, high energy, team player, passionate about expanding health access. Thrives in working across diverse and complex challenges. Good interpersonal and effective communication skills. Decisive and willing to make commitments and be held accountable for actions. Expertise in building internal and external collaborative relationships, gaining buy in for new ideas and driving strategic programs through consensus and complex negotiations.