Facebook

PHFI

Working towards a healthier India
PHFI is helping to build institutional and systems capacity in India for strengthening education, training, research and policy development in the area of Public Health.
You are here  : Home About Us Governing Body

Governing Body PDF Print

Governance Structure of PHFI

PHFI is an autonomously governed public private initiative registered as a Society under the Societies Registration Act 1860. Under the governance structure adopted by the Society, the Foundation is governed by a fully empowered, independent, General Body (comprising of all the members of the Society) that has representatives from multiple constituencies - government, Indian and international academia and scientific community, civil society and private sector.

The management of the affairs of the Society is entrusted to the "Executive Committee", the governing body of PHFI that is elected by the Members of the Society in accordance with the Rules and Regulations. The Chairperson of the General Body also chairs the Executive Committee. The President (the Chief Executive Officer) of the Society is a non-voting, ex-officio member of the Executive Committee and holds the position of the Member Secretary.

Executive Committee

Chairperson

Mr. N. R. Narayana Murthy

Founder, Infosys Limited

Members

  • Dr. Soumya Swaminathan/Ex-Officio

    Director General, Indian Council of Medical Research

  • Ex-Officio

    Secretary, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, GOI

  • Prof. K. Vijay Raghavan

    Secretary, Department of Biotechnology, Ministry of Science & Technology, GOI

  • Mr. J. V. R. Prasada Rao 

    UN Secretary General Special Envoy for AIDS, Asia & the Pacific

  • Mr. Uday NabhaKhemka

    Vice Chairman, SUN Group

  • Mr. Gautam Kumra

    Managing Director of India Office, McKinsey & Company

  • Ms. Mirai Chatterjee

    Director, Social Security, SEWA - Self Employed Women's Association

  • Dr. Montek Singh Ahluwalia

    Former Deputy Chairman, Planning Commission, Government of India

  • Mr. Harpal Singh 

    Chairman, Save the Children Mentor & Chairman Emeritus, Fortis Healthcare (India) Limited

  • Dr. Abhay Bang

    Founder and Director, Society for Education, Action and Research in Community Health (SEARCH)

  • Dr. Sunil Kaul

    Founder & Managing Trustee, The Action North East Trust

The Secretary of the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India is an ex-officios of the Executive Committee, and the President of PHFI is a non-voting, ex-officio member and holds the position of the Member Secretary.

General Body

Membership as on October 7, 2017 post the 2017 General Body Meeting.

Chairperson

Mr. N. R. Narayana Murthy

Founder, Infosys Limited

Members (listed in order of second name)

  • Dr. Soumya Swaminathan/Ex-Officio

    Director General, Indian Council of Medical Research

  • Ex-Officio

    Secretary, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, GOI

  • Mr. Ashok Alexander

    Director, Antara Foundation. Former Director, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

  • Dr. Abhay Bang

    Founder and Director, Society for Education, Action and Research in Community Health (SEARCH)

  • Ms. Mirai Chatterjee

    Director, Social Security, SEWA - Self Employed Women's Association

  • Dr. Lincoln Chen

    President, China Medical Board of Cambridge

  • Dr. James W. Curran

    Dean, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University

  • Dr. Montek Singh Ahluwalia

    Former Deputy Chairman, Planning Commission, Government of India

  • Mr. Ved Kumar Jain

    Founder & Mentor, Ved Jain & Associates

  • Dr. Sunil Kaul

    Founder & Managing Trustee, The Action North East Trust

  • Mr. Uday Nabha Khemka

    Vice Chairman, SUN Group

  • Mr. Gautam Kumra

    Director, McKinsey & Company

  • Mr. T.N. Manoharan

    Founder Partner, Manohar Chowdhary& Associates; Chairman, Canara Bank

  • Mr. Raj Mitta

    Chairman, Essential Value Associates Pvt. Ltd.

  • Dr. Peter Piot

    Director & Professor, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

  • Dr. Jagdish Prasad / Ex-Officio

    Director General of Health Services, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, GOI

  • Mr. J. V. R. Prasada Rao 

    UN Secretary General Special Envoy for AIDS, Asia & the Pacific

  • Prof. K. Srinath Reddy

    President, Public Health Foundation of India

  • Dr. Anil Seal

    Director, Cambridge Commonwealth Trust and Cambridge Overseas Trust

  • Dr. Amartya Sen

    Professor of Economics & Philosophy, Department of Economics, Harvard University

  • Dr. Jaime Sepulveda

    Executive Director, Global Health Sciences, University of California, San Francisco

  • Mr. Raman Sharma

    Senior Partner, AZB & Partners

  • Mr. Michel Sidibé

    Executive Director, UNAIDS

  • Mr. Harpal Singh 

    Chairman, Save the Children Mentor & Chairman Emeritus, Fortis Healthcare (India) Limited

  • Mr. Prashanth Vasu

    Partner, McKinsey & Company

  • Dr. Abraham Joseph

    Former Dean, Christian Medical College, Vellore, India

  • Dr. Partha Pratim Chakrabarti

    Director, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kharagpur

  • Dr. AK Shiva Kumar

    Development Economist, Former Advisor to UNICEF, Faculty Ashoka University, Harvard University

  • Dr. Shalini Bharat

    Professor, Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai, India

  • Dr. Shiv Vishwanathan

    Professor, Jindal University

  • Dr. Rati Godrej

    MD, Internal Medicine, Former Deputy Director, Asian Heart Institute

  • Mr. KRS Jamwal

    Executive Director, TATA Industries

  • Dr. Ashutosh Sharma

    Secretary, Department of Science and Technology, Government of India

  • ex-officio Members of the General Body: (a) The Secretary of the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India; (b) The Director General of Health Services, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India; (c) The Director General, Indian Council of Medical Research; and (d) One representative from the office of the Prime Minister of India ("PMO"), as may be nominated by the PMO from time to time.

     

    Click here for the Rules and Regulations of PHFI

    Click here for the Objects of PHFI as per the MoA

 
Last Modified : December 7, 2017, 5:11 pm