Patrick Stadler

Patrick is a co-founder and chair of the board of GiveWell-incubated nonprofit, New Incentives, which he helped scale from 0 to over 100,000 programme users in Nigeria.

 

Patrick was previously a political advisor for Switzerland’s economic development agency, participating in the negotiation of the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals. He also worked on strategic communications in the context of peacebuilding and mediation at the United Nations Department of Political Affairs in New York.

Advisors

Monica Jain

Dr. Monica Jain is a development economist with over 20 years' experience in evidence-informed policy. As Lead Evaluation Specialist at the International Initiative for Impact Evaluation (3ie), she manages a global portfolio of policy-relevant evaluations focused on immunisation and other sectors related to the Sustainable Development Goals. She also conducts capacity development workshops on impact evaluation for policymakers in low-and middle-income countries. Monica is also a member of the WHO working group tasked with developing guidance and tools to measure the drivers of vaccination uptake.

Priya Ajmera

Priya is the Director of N/Core tech, which incubated Suvita in early 2020. Through this role, she has substantial experience and expertise supporting high-potential startup nonprofits in India with strategic decision-making on the journey towards scale and impact.

 

Priya has a background in Strategy and Product Management with various major tech firms (including Yahoo and eBay). She has also provided strategy consulting to a range of tech startups. Priya has an MBA from IIM, Bangalore.

Ujwal Thakar

Ujwal has led a distinguished career across the nonprofit and private sectors. He served as CEO of India's largest nonprofit, Pratham, driving its growth phase to ensure that "every child is in school and learning". He was also CEO of GiveIndia, India's largest donation platform, and is on the board of various nonprofits, including Educate Girls.

 

Prior to joining the social sector, Ujwal held various senior management positions in the banking sector. He now brings the same expertise to support nonprofits in scaling and strategy.

Joey Savoie

Joey co-founded Charity Science Health in 2017 and led the development of our original SMS reminders programme, after conducting a systematic research process through which he identified SMS reminders for routine immunisations as one of the most cost-effective focuses for a new nonprofit.

Joey has since co-founded Charity Entrepreneurship, which provides entrepreneurs with support and training to launch impact-focused nonprofits.

Katriel Friedman

Katriel is the former CEO of Charity Science Health, which merged with Suvita in 2020. ​He led CSH's testing of various enrollment strategies for SMS immunisation reminders, shaping the approach we still use today.

 

Katriel previously worked with the Center for Global Development, the World Bank in Myanmar, and Innovations for Poverty Action in Kenya on impact evaluations across the health, education and agriculture sectors. He holds a Masters in Public Administration in International Development (MPA/ID) from Harvard University  

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