Akudo Anyanwu Ikemba

Akudo Anyanwu Ikemba
  • Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Friends Africa (Friends of the Global Fund Africa), Nigeria

BSc in Molecular Biology, Lehigh University; Master's in International Public Health, Harvard; MD, Tufts University; executive diplomas in non-profit management and leadership, Duke University and Harvard. Chief Executive Officer and Founder, Friends Africa (Friends of the Global Fund Africa). Member of the Board: WHO Roll Back Malaria partnership; Global Health Council; AIDS Healthcare Foundation Nigeria (AHFN). Member, Nigerian Leadership Initiative. Recipient of awards in entrepreneurship and leadership, including: Public Health Innovator of the Year, Harvard; Top Next Century Innovator, Rockefeller Foundation.