Business for Health Solutions (BHS) is an initiative of the Global Development Incubator (GDI), a non-profit organisation that builds start-ups, incubates partnerships, and strengthens existing organisations for social impact around the world.
We are a team from all parts of the globe, united by our passion to address real-world challenges with solutions that create shared value along with social impact.
Project Director, BHS
Margo has enjoyed a diverse career in corporate & development finance, training and CSR and is experienced working in large multinationals and the non-profit sector. She is passionate about doing business for social good. She has a Diploma in CSR from the University of Geneva (thesis – Opportunities to increase Swiss Private Sector Engagement in Global Health), is a Chartered Accountant and is a board member of the Swiss non-profit Terre des Hommes Schweiz.
Regional Director East Africa, BHS
Tyler Nelson is an experienced executive and manager of global health programs in international settings, with an academic background in Public Health (Brigham Young University - USA) and Health Systems (Georgetown University - USA). He has provided technical assistance to health systems and other health initiatives in the public, private and non-profit sectors in Central and South America and East and West Africa. Tyler’s expertise focuses on improving quality of primary health care services and strengthening health systems.
Programs Specialist Tanzania, BHS
Liz is Public Health Specialist with a Medical degree, a Masters degree in Public Health and 8 years of experience in the health care field. She has developed and implemented public health interventions at the population level, working closely with stakeholders in the public as well as private sector. Through her expertise in quality improvement, research methodologies and clinical health care she seeks to create solutions to improve health systems and healthcare for all.
Partnerships & Communications, BHS
Dianne has worked across a wide variety of areas within the corporate healthcare sector (diagnostics and pharmaceuticals), including sales & marketing, investor relations, sustainability and communications. While at Roche, she worked with partners to help build local capacity building programs to address healthcare challenges in sub-Saharan Africa. She is a strong believer in the power of all parties working together.
Managing Director, Africa, GDI
Alice is a Director at GDI where she works with large corporations, commercial investors and INGOs to integrate social impact, innovation and social entrepreneurship efforts into their portfolios, and helps philanthropists and social enterprises more effectively create systems-level change. Prior to joining GDI, Alice worked at Bridgespan, Bain & Co, the World Bank and the Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi. She is the co-founder and executive director of The Muskoka Foundation, as well as the co-founder and chief strategy officer of AppMkr. Alice earned an MBA from Harvard Business School and has a double major BA in International Economics and East Asian Studies from Columbia University and Stanford Japan Center.