Maureen Lewis has spent over 25 years advising government and private sector leaders around the world on health system reforms. Dr. Lewis has held a variety of management and leadership positions in global health, including Chief Economist for Human Development at the World Bank. She is the author of more than 75 research publications and working papers and five books, and is a member of numerous international organizations including the Council on Foreign Relations Dr. Lewis speaks frequently for private, public and nonprofit audiences across the globe. She has a PhD in Economics from Johns Hopkins University.
Alexander Csanadi researches healthcare financing and sustainability of donor-funded programs in health. He is currently supporting Aceso Global’s work on HIV transition planning in Mauritius. His previous research includes investigating the effects of industrial policy in Ghana, as well as the impact of migrant remittances on a variety of development outcomes across sub-Saharan Africa. Prior to joining Aceso Global, he interned with the US Department of Commerce and at the Peace Corps Headquarters. He also served as Editor-in-Chief for American University’s undergraduate research journal, Clocks and Clouds. He holds a double Bachelor's degree in International Studies and Economics from American University, with an additional certification in Community-Based Research.