Senior Technical Advisor, currently working in USA
Dr. Muyiwa Tegbe leads ThinkWell’s health financing projects in West Africa (Liberia and Nigeria) and in Southeast Asia (Myanmar). Muyiwa has a strong interest to support low/middle income countries develop financially sustainable health systems that have the potential to improve access, ensure equity, improve health outcomes, and deliver of system value. Dr. Tegbe obtained his medical degree from Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, Nigeria, and an MPH from Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health focusing on health policy, health systems, and health finance.
At ThinkWell, Muyiwa provides senior advisory support and thought partnership to country decision-makers to design and implement innovative demand and supply-side financing interventions that increase financial risk protection for populations, increase financing for country health systems and optimize health outcomes. Prior to joining ThinkWell, Muyiwa led a large donor funded technical assistance program in Nigeria where he managed strategic relationships federal and sub-national government partners, with the program funders, and other bilateral and multilateral partners supporting Nigeria’s healthcare reforms.