The Gavi Board has one member from the industrialised country vaccine industry
Board members representing the industrialised countries' vaccine industry always come from the International Federation of Pharmaceutical Manufacturers (IFPMA). This represents more than 55 national industry associations members.
Olivier Charmeil (Representative) and Laura Laughlin (Alternate) represent these manufacturers:
The selection process is fully managed by the International Federation of Pharmaceutical Manufacturers (IFPMA), which submits its candidates to the Governance Committee. In the past, the Board member and alternate have come from the same company, but they rotate among the companies. Rotation takes place every three years.