List of Commissioners


H.E. Joyce Banda

President of Malawi

Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma

Chairperson, African Union Commission

Peter Piot

Director, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine


Michel Sidibé

Executive Director, UNAIDS

Richard Horton

Editor, The Lancet


H.E. Boni Yayi

President of Benin

H.E. John Dramani Mahama

President of Ghana

M.H Portia Simpson-Miller

Prime Minister of Jamaica

H.E. Akie Abe

First Lady of Japan

H.E. Sylvia Bongo Ondimba

First Lady of Gabon

H.E. Jeannette Kagame

First Lady of Rwanda

Didier Burkhalter

Head of the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs for Switzerland

Edwin Cameron

Constitutional Court Justice, South Africa

Gunilla Carlsson

Former Minister for International Development Cooperation for Sweden

Ray Chambers

United Nations Secretary-General’s Special Envoy for Financing the Health Millennium Development Goals and for Malaria

Helen Clark

Administrator, United Nations Development Programme

Mark Dybul

Executive Director of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria

Anthony Fauci

Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Bekele Geleta

Secretary General, International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies

Eric Goosby

University of California San Francisco Medical School

Yusuf Hamied

Scientist and Chairman of the pharmaceutical company Cipla

Donald Kaberuka

President of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB)

Salim S. Abdool Karim

Chair, UNAIDS Scientific Expert Panel and Director, Centre for the AIDS Programme of Research in South Africa

Imane Khachani

Resident in Obstetrics and Gyneacology, National Reference Center for Reproductive Health

Michael Kirby

Chair of the UN Commission of Inquiry on North Korea and Former High Court Justice, Australia

Pascal Lamy

Former Director-General, World Trade Organization

Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva

Former President of Brazil (2003-2010)

Nancy Mahon

Global Executive Director MAC AIDS Fund

Festus Mogae

Former President of Botswana (1998 – 2008)

Svetlana Moroz

President of Club “Stivanok”

Aaron Motsoaledi

Minister of Health of South Africa

Christopher J.L. Murray

Director, Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington

Attapon Ed Ngoksin

Key Populations Officer, GNP+

Cristina Jade Peña

Ambassador for the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation

Isabel Apawo Phiri

Associate General Secretary for Public Witness and Diakonia, World Council of Churches

Jeffrey Sachs

Special Adviser to United Nations Secretary-General on the Millennium Development Goals

Charlize Theron

Actress and Founder, Charlize Theron Africa Outreach Project

Najat Vallaud-Belkacem

Minister of Women’s Rights and Government spokesperson, France

Mechai Viravaidya

Founder of Population and Community Development Association

Sir Andrew Witty

CEO of GlaxoSmithKline

Michelle Yeoh

Activist and actress