Advisory Committee Members

Dr. Bobby John
Managing Director at Æquitas Consulting Pvt. Ltd.

Dr. Bobby John leads ÆQUITAS CONSULTING PVT. LTD., a group of Professionals who work together across disciplines to see HEALTH as an outcome of public policies, and of their own work. He is a Co-Founder (in 2004) of Global Health Advocates and was Executive Director of Global Health Advocates India between 2004 and 2013. He has served as a member on the developing country NGO board delegation of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, TB and Malaria, between 2006 -10, and also as the Chair of its Ethics Committee. He has served as the Advocacy and Public Affairs lead for the India office of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation between 2010 – 11, and as the HIV AIDS Coordinator for World Vision India between 2001 – 02. As an advisor and member of governing boards and technical working groups, he has served Open Society Institute, the Population Foundation of India, MD India Pvt. Ltd, Saahasee, the Emmanuel Hospital Association, and the Governments of India, South Africa, Sri Lanka and Indonesia. He currently advises 2 Bangalore based biotechnology start-ups in the diagnostics space.