Philippe Guinot

Chief of Business, Finance and Operations at PATH


Mr. Philippe Guinot leads PATH’s country programs, managing country directors and overseeing the development of country and regional business pipelines. Mr. Guinot is also accountable for project execution and relationship management in each of the countries where PATH works.

Since joining PATH in 2013, Mr. Guinot has served as Country Director for Francophone Africa and as director of our Geneva office. During his tenure he has further solidified our presence in francophone West Africa and among critical European bilateral, multilateral, and private-sector partnerships. Before joining PATH, Mr. Guinot worked for the Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN) in Geneva for five years successively as Premix Fund Manager, Director of Business Development and Leverage and Director of Innovation and Partnerships. He has also worked for Hoffmann – La Roche as International Business Leader of strategic marketing and in roles related to HIV, oncology, hematology, and primary care.

Mr. Guinot has over 25 years of successful experience in both the private and not-for-profit sectors. He brings both deep expertise in country programming and a broad understanding of portfolio management, risk management, and strategic business planning to this role.


  • Chief of Business, Finance and Operations

    Current role

  • Chief of Business, Finance and Operations and Interim Chief of the Asia/Middle East/Europe Region

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