Anjali Nayyar has more than 18 years of experience in global health issues. Her expertise lies in developing integrated advocacy and communications strategies aimed at impacting health policy and practice. She oversees the organization’s work in emerging markets and will oversee its new programs in Africa. Prior to joining GHS, she served as Country Director for Program for Appropriate Technology on Health (PATH) in India. Preceding PATH, she worked with the International AIDS Vaccine Initiative (IAVI) for six years, where she served initially as India Country Director for three years and then as Vice President for Country and Regional Programs, working both in New Delhi and in New York at the organization’s headquarters. As Vice President, she led field operations and non-research and development programs in India, Brazil, South Africa, China, Kenya, Rwanda and Uganda. In addition, she led the strategic development and management of IAVI's Vaccine Preparedness Unit. Anjali has also worked with the Population Council Regional Office, South and East Asia, as a Communications Specialist and Project Director. She is a member of Confederation of Indian Industry’s (CII) National Committee on Public Health, the Expert Group on Tuberculosis set up by a Political Forum called Global Coalition Against TB; Immunization Expert Group, National Health Mission, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.