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Peter Potter-Lesage

Peter Potter-Lesage is a member of the Board of Trustees of the Malaria Consortium (UK) and Senior Advisor for fundraising, donor relations and strategy at Medicines for Malaria Venture (MMV) in Geneva, where he previously held the position of Chief Financial Officer for 12 years. As founding CFO, he planned and executed the creation of the finance, internal control and fundraising/donor relations functions and devised financial modeling, strategy, procedures, reporting systems & financial risk management. He managed the growth of the organization from $3M to $75M per annum and coordinated with the UK government and other agencies to promote innovative financing solutions for malaria.

Prior to joining MMV, Peter was a Director at UBS Investment Bank as relationship manager for Geneva International Organizations and Associate Director at SBC Warburg specializing in treasury, foreign exchange and cash management. He is a UK/Swiss national, lives in Switzerland and speaks English, French and German.

Peter is providing to Esperare his expertise in financial representation and business strategy, financial and fundraising analysis, risk identification and management.

Peter Potter-Lesage
Board Member & Treasurer