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Catherine Russell
Executive Director
Afshan Khan
Director, Regional Office Europe and Central Asia Special Coordinator, Refugee and Migrant Response in Europe
Carla Haddad Mardini
Director, Private Fundraising & Partnerships Division
Chewe Luo
Associate Director, HIV/AIDS, Programme Group
Cornelius Williams
Director, Child Protection - Programme Group
Daniel Couture
Chief Information Officer, Information and Communication Technology for Development, Director's Office
Etleva Kadilli
Director, Supply Division
George Laryea-Adjei
Director, Evaluation Office
Hannan Sulieman
UNICEF Deputy Executive Director, Management
Kelly Ann Naylor
Director, Water, Sanitation, Hygiene (WASH) & Climate, Environment, Energy, and Disaster Risk Reduction (CEED), Programme Group
Lauren Rumble
Associate Director, Gender Equality, Programme Division
Laurence Chandy
Director of the Office of Global Insight and Policy
Manuel Fontaine
Director, Office of Emergency Programmes
Marie-Pierre Poirier
Director, Regional Office West and Central Africa
Mark Beatty
Director, Global Shared Services Centre
Mohamed Moustapha Malick Fall
Regional Director, Eastern and Southern Africa
Omar Abdi
Deputy Executive Director, Programmes
Paloma Escudero
Director, Division of Global Communications and Advocacy
Robert Jenkins
Director, Education and Adolescent Development, Programme Group
Sanjay Wijesekera
Director, Programme Group
Stephen S. Zimmermann
Director, Office of Internal Audit and Investigations
Víctor Aguayo
Director, Nutrition and Child Development, Programme Division
Gunilla Olsson
Director, UNICEF Office of Research-Innocenti
June Kunugi
Director, Public Partnerships Division
Natalia Winder-Rossi
Director, Social Policy & Social Protection Programme
Thomas Asare
Controller and Director, Division of Financial and Administrative Management
Aboubacar Kampo
Director, Health, Programme Group
Debora Comini
Director, Regional Office for East Asia & the Pacific
Karin Hulshof
Deputy Executive Director of Partnerships
Mark Hereward
Chief Data Officer, Associate Director, Division of Data, Analysis, Planning and Monitoring
Melissa Bullen
General Counsel & Director of the Legal Office
Adele Khodr
UNICEF Regional Director, Middle East & North Africa
Vidhya Ganesh
Director, Division of Data Analytics, Planning & Monitoring (DAPM)