Head of IST, DNDi
Pascal Carpentier holds overall responsibility for DNDi’s Information Systems management and evolution.
With over 15 years of experience in both the private and public sectors, Pascal had the opportunity to develop disruptive e-Health solutions for cardiac diseases therapies at Medtronic. He also has extensive experience with NGOs; as Head of Solutions Delivery he implemented innovative finance mechanism for UNITAID. Previously, as Information System Manager he created “from scratch” GAVI Alliance and the Vaccine Fund information system.
Pascal graduated with a Master’s degree in computer science specialized in Business Intelligence at Ecole Supérieure Informatique Electronique Automatique (ESIEA) in Paris and completed a Master in Business Administration at Business School Lausanne (BSL). PMP® certified (Project Management Professional) and an active member of the PMI Switzerland Chapter (Project Management Institute), he volunteers to organize conferences promoting best practices in project management. He is also passionate about commons and open source communities, and currently enrolled in a part time PhD at Erasmus University. He hopes his PhD will improve understanding of how these alternatives and open ways of production can help disseminate knowledge, innovations, and craft a fairer world.