EVI Staff 


The Secretariat implements policies and strategies recommended by EVI Scientific Advisory Committee and approved by the EVI Board, including the development of the annual action plan, oversight of the peer review system for grant applications and support for EVI SAC's policy development and networking. EVI staff also supports the work of the EVI Board, liaises and negotiates with partners, oversees funded programmes and maintains financial and operational control systems.

Ole Olesen

Executive Director

Sophie Houard

Director of Vaccine Development

Thorsten Kohaut

Senior Finance Officer

Monika Slezak

Project Manager

Irina Meln

Project Manager

Hilde Depraetere

Director of Operations

Nicola Viebig

Chief Scientific Officer

Sandra Hauenstein

Finance Assistant

Catarina Luis

Project and Communication Manager

Nicolas Havelange


Sten Larsen Finnsson

Finance and HR Director

Stefan Jungbluth

Head of Business Development

Flavia D'Alessio

Project Manager

Eliana Acosta

Project Manager

Robert Shey


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