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Hala Audi

Hala Audi

CEO Unizima

Hala joined Unizima as CEO in January 2022 from a career in government and global public health. She previously led a global challenge for new technologies and start ups set up in the wake of the first wave of the Coronavirus pandemic by leading universities, companies and charities. Before that she headed the pioneering UK review on antimicrobial resistance that led to changes in discovery research funding, pharma pricing incentives and political action in the G7, G20 and the UN.

She has also been a senior leader in the UK Treasury Department and the Infrastructure and Projects Authority where her role focused on modernizing delivery of the government’s major projects portfolio including through modularised construction. Earlier in her career she was a lawyer focusing on commercial arbitration for multinationals in a major US law firm.

Hala was born in Lebanon and educated in France, the US and the UK. She holds degrees from Université Paris II-Assas, Columbia Law School in New York and the London School of Economics.