Ingrid Etoke


Ingrid Etoke is a Senior Program Officer at the Bill & Melinda Gates foundation where she is responsible for the new products introduction and market dynamics of the Malaria product pipeline.

Before working at the foundation, Ingrid held several commercial roles in the pharmaceutical industry in Europe and Africa.

She started as a Product Manager in Sanofi (2004) and ended General Manager for GlaxoSmithKline in French West Africa (2014-2017)

Ingrid joined the Bill & Melinda Gates foundation in 2021 from IVCC where she was Senior Market Access Manager, developing access strategies for new products introduction.

In 2019, she appeared in Forbes Africa as a rising leader. 

She holds Masters degrees in Biochemistry and International Marketing from Universite Scientifique et Technologique de Lille (France).

 Away from business, her interests are fitness, baking and volunteer youth mentoring.