The GARDP team is supported by DNDi teams including business development, communications, finance, fundraising, human resources, IT, and legal teams.

To join our team, please see current job opportunities on the DNDi website.


Emilie Alirol

Project Leader, STI Programme

Manica Balasegaram picture, photo credit JCNougaret/MSF Manica Balasegaram

Executive Director

Martinette Barras

R&D Senior Programmes Assistant

Photo Olaug BergsethOlaug Bergseth

Senior External Relations Manager

Esther BettiolEsther Bettiol

Clinical Research Scientist Manager

Benjamin Blasco

Discovery Senior Project Manager

Picture Maria Lourdes CairusMaria Lourdes Cairus

Executive Officer

Erika Correia

Clinical Research Associate

Renata Da Costa

Project Officer

Angela Decool

Senior Operations Manager

Pierre-Yves Delhez

Finance and Administration Director

Sally Ellis

Project Leader, Neonatal Sepsis Programme

Yann Ferrisse

Business Development & Analysis Leader

Paul FieldPaul Field

GARDP Australian Representative

Portrait Susan FradeSusan Frade

Senior Communications Manager

François Franceschi

Project Leader, AMREP

Holger Gehring

Head of Legal

Annick Jain

Head of Clinical Affairs

Päivi Karhu

External Relations Officer

Jennifer Katz

Head of Development

Nathalie Khavessian

Clinical Trial Manager

Katia Kieffer

Legal Counsel

O'Brien SeamusSeamus O’Brien

R&D Director

Jean-Pierre Paccaud

Director of Business Development & Development Strategy

Astrid Pentz-Murr

Junior Community Manager

Laura Piddock GARDPLaura Piddock

Head of Scientific Affairs

Nicola Porteous

Finance Manager

 Jessica Renaux

  Clinical Trial Manager, STI Programme 

 Carol Ruffell

  Head of South Africa Liaison Office

 Juan Solchaga

  External Relations Manager