12/13/2013--Seattle, Washington, USA
Steve Davis, President and CEO of PATH.
As president and CEO of PATH, Steve Davis combines his extensive experience as a technology business leader, global health advocate, and social innovator to accelerate great ideas and bring lifesaving solutions to scale. He oversees PATH’s work to drive transformative innovation, shaping how global health interventions improve lives and strengthen communities.
Steve’s long-standing commitment to human rights and global health and development grew from his work early in his career to support international refugees in the United States, Africa, and Asia and from his later focus on China. Steve has employed that same passion as a leader and strategist for a range of private and nonprofit companies and international organizations, including as CEO of global digital media firm Corbis, interim CEO of the Infectious Disease Research Institute, and director of social innovation for McKinsey & Company.
Before becoming PATH’s president and CEO in 2012, Steve served on our board of directors for nine years, helping to guide PATH through a decade of rapid growth. He has held several board and advisory appointments for corporate and nonprofit organizations, is a member of the council on Foreign Relations, and holds a faculty appointment as a senior fellow at the University of Washington School Of Law. He regularly writes about global health, innovation, and strategy on the PATH blog, the Huffington Post Impact blog, and Impatient Optimists.
Steve earned his BA from Princeton University, his MA in Chinese studies from the University of Washington, and his law degree from Columbia University.
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