Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus

Over three decades, Dr Tedros has been a distinguished leader who has saved and improved lives in Africa and around the world.

Notable roles and other qualifications include:

  • Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ethiopia
  • Minister of Health, Ethiopia
  • Chair, Global Fund to Fights AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria Board
  • Chair, Roll Back Malaria Partnership Board
  • Co-Chair, Partnership for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health Board
  • Ph.D. in Community Health, Master of Science in Immunology of Infectious Diseases
  • Globally recognised expert and author on health issues, including health workforce strengthening, emergency responses to epidemics, and malaria