Musimbi Kanyoro

President and CEO of the Global Fund for Women

Dr. Musimbi Kanyoro is President and CEO of Global Fund for Women and a passionate advocate for women and girls’ health and human rights, and social change philanthropy.

Musimbi is an accomplished leader with three decades of experience managing international non-governmental organizations, global programs, and ecumenical agencies in cross-cultural contexts. In addition to being a sought after public speaker who inspires people, mobilizes action and resources, Musimbi has authored numerous articles, opinion pieces and written or co-edited seven books.

Musimbi also serves on several International Boards and working groups including the Aspen Leaders Council, the UN High level Taskforce for Reproductive Health, UN Women Civil Society Advisory Board and PEPFAR Scientific Advisory Board. She joined CARE’s Board in 2012.