Advisory Council

Bridgitt Arnold

Senior Director of Communications, Private Office of Bill & Melinda Gates

Suprotik Basu

Founder and Partner, Blue like an Orange Sustainable Capital

Paurvi Bhatt

Senior Director for Global Access, Medtronic Foundation

Niranjan Bose

Chief of Staff, Office of the President, Global Health, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Nancee Oku Bright

Chief of Staff of the Office of the Secretary-General’s Special Representative on Sexual Violence in Conflict

Marine Buissonniere


Peggy Clark

Executive Director of Global Health and Development, Aspen Institute

Bill Doyle

Managing Director, Novocure

Peter Ehrenkranz

Senior Program Officer for HIV Treatment at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Paul Farmer

MacArthur Fellow; Chief Strategist and Co-Founder, Partners in Health

Paul Goldring Garrett

Founder & Chairman, The BetterWorld Trust

Eric Goosby

UN Special Envoy on Tuberculosis and Professor of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco

Jacob Hughes

Founder and CEO, Hughes Development Inc.

Jennifer Carolyn King

Co-Founder and President, Rugged Elegance Foundation

Randall Lane

Editor, Forbes Magazine and Co-Founder, Forbes 400 Philanthropy Summit

Robert Lawrence

Co-Founder, Physicians for Human Rights

K. Riva Levinson

Managing Director, KRL International

Michael Myers

Managing Director, Global Health, Rockefeller Foundation

Ryan Rippel

Senior Project Officer for CEO Initiatives, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Kevin Starr

Managing Director, Mulago Foundation and Co-Founder, Big Bang Philanthropy

Wendy Taylor


Leslie Vensel

Assistant Physician, Massachusetts General Hospital/Instructor at Harvard Medical School

Drew Von Glahn


Jeff Walker

Vice Chairman, United Nations Secretary General’s Envoy for Health Finance and Malaria; Chair, Frontline Health Workers Pillar of the UN MDG Health Alliance; Former Chairman and CEO, CCMP Capital

Andrew Weiss

Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Weiss Asset Management and Co-Founder of Child Relief International