RAJ Pannu


Raj is an expert at adapting private sector approaches to behaviour change for application in the public sphere.

Raj has introduced large-scale communication strategies and advised on major initiatives while partnering with a range of groups including the Coca-Cola Company, Sesame Workshop, and PEPFAR.  While acting as Director of Global Health at McCann Health, Raj facilitated collaboration between McCann, multinational companies, and not-for-profits, including the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, USAID, and UNICEF. A former member of the UN Essential Medicines Working Group, Raj has been an  invited speaker to numerous institutions, including the Kennedy School of Public Policy at Harvard University, The Mailman School of Public Health at Columbia University, and the Qatar Foundation. He holds an MS of Immunology and a PhD in Biochemistry from the University of Alberta.