Johanna Ralston Lamb

Chief Executive Officer, World Obesity Federation

CEO of World Obesity Federation, Senior fellow at Geneva Centre for Security Policy, former CEO of World Heart Federation and Vice Chair, NCD Alliance. She is based in Geneva, Switzerland, a citizen of the US and Sweden. Johanna has over two decades experience in global advocacy and noncommunicable diseases, including global advocacy roles with WHF, American Cancer Society, International Planned Parenthood Federation. Studied public health at HSPH and Hopkins and business at Harvard Business School Advanced Management Programme. She has a strong interest in the role of non-health actors in advancing health, and has published in journals including Lancet, Global Heart, Circulation, and African Heart Journal.