Pascal Bijleveld

Director, Country Support
Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance


Pascal Bijleveld is the Director of Country Support at Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance. Pascal is an alumni of the University of Geneva, where he did his Licence in International Relations. 

Prior to this role, Pascal worked for a variety of organizations in global public health and the private sector.  As a consultant with McKinsey & Co. (2000-2003), he spent a year helping launch the Global Fund to Fight, AIDS, TB and Malaria in 2002. 

He later joined WHO in Geneva as advisor to the Assistant Director General for General Management and Acting Director General (2003-2007). 

Pascal then spent several years in Rwanda, Ghana and Kenya in leadership roles with the Clinton Health Access Initiative (CHAI) (2007 – 2013). 

From 2013-2017, he led a multi-agency team hosted by UNICEF responsible for managing the Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn and Child Health Trust Fund and the follow-up to the UN Commission on Life-Saving Commodities.