Executive Office

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Office of Gavi's Chief Executive Officer and Deputy Chief Executive Officer

The Executive Office (EO) is the office of the Chief Executive Officer (CEO), who leads the Gavi Secretariat and is a member of the Gavi Board, and the Deputy Chief Executive Officer (Deputy CEO), who is responsible for the operational and business development of the organisation.

Dr Seth Berkley, a medical doctor specialising in infectious disease epidemiology, became the CEO of Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance in August 2011.

Executive Office team

Gavi's CEO and Deputy CEO are supported by the Executive Office department who provide the following functions:

  • advising the CEO and the Deputy CEO;
  • managing, prioritising and effectively coordinating information and work flow between the EO and the rest of the Secretariat, including official communications; 
  • coordinating the external engagements and briefings of the Executives.

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6 million

Approximately six million future deaths averted from hepatitis B, Haemophilus influenzae type B, measles, pertussis, pneumococcal disease, polio, rotavirus diarrhoea and yellow fever since Gavi's launch in 2000.

Gavi/Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

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