Main decisions made at Global Fund Board meeting

16 Nov 2017

On 14-15 November 2017, the Global Fund Board held its 38th meeting in Geneva, Switzerland. GFO was present, with observer status. The main decisions made at the meeting, in chronological order, were as follows. (For precise wording of what the Board agreed, see the decision points document that is available at www.theglobalfund.org/en/board/meetings/38.


Global Fund Board selects Peter Sands to be the next executive director

14 Nov 2017
Decision was accompanied by some high drama

Process to select the Global Fund’s next executive director is on track, Nomination Committee says

5 Sep 2017
Newspaper advertisements yielded 92 applications

The Global Fund Board is on track to select a new executive director at its meeting on 14-15 November 2017.


New E. D. to be selected at Board Retreat

14 Feb 2017
A short list of up to four candidates has been sent to Board members and alternates

The next executive director of the Global Fund will be selected at a Board Retreat that will be held on 27-28 February in Geneva. He or she will replace Dr Mark Dybul, whose term ends on 31 May 2017.

The main steps of the recruitment process, as decided by the Board and as reported by GFO last November, were as follows: