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DCVMN Secretariat

CEO-DCVMN, Mr. Rajinder Kumar Suri

Rajinder Kumar Suri, is responsible for leadership, governance, strategic vision and overall operational excellence of DCVMN Secretariat. (Based in India)

Intern, Mr. Sivashen Cunden

Mr. Cunden is responsible for supporting DCVMN PSPT project and the respective consortium members, within regulatory affairs and 3Rs, related activities.

Pharmacovigilance expert, Ms. Katharina Hartmann

Ms Hartmann is building a working group to strengthening pharmacovigilance functions. (Part-time Independent Consultant)

Research Associate, Mr. Benoit Hayman

Mr. Hayman is responsible for supporting DCVMN memberships and partnerships, members surveys and innovative technologies.

Supply chain Expert, Mr. Steve Jarrett

Mr. Jarrett is leading supply working group to increase supply efficiency (Part-time Independent Consultant)

Intern, Ms. Tana Mc Cauley

Ms. McCauley is responsible for supporting DCVMN working groups on regulatory affairs and pharmacovigilance and related training activities.

IT Manager, Mr. Luc Machy

Mr. Machy is responsible for DCVMN’s website, and has recently developed an e-learning platform for DCVMN members. (Independent Consultant)

Executive Secretary, Dr. Sonia Pagliusi

Dr. Pagliusi is responsible for all operations globally, donors relations, fiduciary, memberships and partnerships management.

Senior Manager - Projects, Ms. Sonia Villaseñor

Ms. Villaseñor is responsible for coordination of events and Annual General Meeting 2020. (Based in Mexico)

3Rs Senior Project Manager, Ms. Laura Viviani

Ms. Viviani is responsible for supporting DCVMN in the implementation of 3Rs (Replace, Reduce, Refine) animal testing.

CEO’s Assistant, Ms. Prerna Kumar

Ms. Prerna Kumar is responsible to provide secretarial and administrative support to the office of CEO, DCVMN globally. (Based in India)

Intern, Ms. Tamires Lacerda

Ms. Tamires Lacerda is responsible for generating reports on Latin American manufacturers, preparing grant applications, and supporting some secretariat activities. (Based in Brazil)


Multifiduciary Geneva handles all of DCVMN accounting activities, as well as taxes.

Payroll Manager

Responsible for salaries and social benefits schemes compliance, as to local regulations.

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