Strategy and Design Director, currently working in Switzerland
Greg is a senior development professional who has worked on policy and financing to improve health and food systems for the past 17 years. Before joining ThinkWell in 2019, Greg worked at the Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN) as Director of Policy & Finance and Head of GAIN Switzerland. During this time, he supported food system change in over 30 countries by forging private public partnerships, established GAIN’s Innovative Finance Program, directed a credit revolving fund for African businesses, and led GAIN’s largest portfolio — food fortification — helping 12 countries enact legislation and reach hundreds of millions with better nutrition.
Greg previously held senior management positions at Abt Associates and Futures Group (now Palladium), spent seven years working in Africa and Asia, and started his career in international health with Mercy Ships in 1995. Mr Garrett serves on the Board of the Iodine Global Network (IGN), is well published and is frequently asked to speak at international conferences. Greg holds a BA and an MSc in International Development from the University of Bath, UK.
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Everybody should have the opportunity to achieve good health and well being. I joined ThinkWell to help design and resource innovative solutions which both improve health coverage as well as the determinants of health.
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