Our Board of Directors

Our Board of Directors
The World Diabetes Foundation is governed by an independent Board of Directors comprised of six experts in the field of diabetes and access to health in developing countries. The Board convenes four times a year.

Anil Kapur
Chairman of the Board

Michala Fischer-Hansen 
Vice Chairman of the Board 

Abdallah Daar
Member of the Board   

Ida Nicolaisen  
Member of the Board

Kaushik Ramaiya  
Member of the Board

Frederik Kier

Frederik Kier
Member of the Board

                                                                                                        

The first WDF Board was formed in 2002, comprising Chairman Prof. Sir George Alberti, Dr Ida Nicolaisen, Prof Ib Bygbjerg, Dr Anil Kapur and Mr Lars Rebien Sørensen.
 
Prof. Pierre Lefèbvre succeeded Sir Alberti, and served as the Chairman of the Foundation from 2003-2014. The current Chairman, Dr. Anil Kapur, was elected in March 2015.