Cynthia Eldridge is the global project director for Frontier Health Markets Engage (FHM Engage) at Chemonics International. Previously, she was the CEO & founder of Impact for Health International, a global health consultancy, and associate director of MSI’s health markets team.
Ms. Eldridge brings more than 20 years of health systems experience including a unique set of public and private sector programme implementation and support expertise. She is a knowledgeable leader and manager with prowess for sound technical analysis, creative and thought-provoking strategic facilitation, and strong coalition-building.
She has worked or consulted with a wide range of organisations including the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Grand Challenges Canada, Children’s Investment Fund Foundation, the World Bank, the WHO, ThinkWell, Results for Development, and Avenir Health. Ms. Eldridge holds a Master’s in health policy, planning, and financing from The London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine/London School of Economics and a B.A. in biology and art history from Wellesley College.