As the Alliances lead on research, Wilfred oversees the conceptualization, design, sector ownership, implementation, and reporting of all research-related actives, partnerships, and engagements. Wilfred thinks about study design, strategic research partnerships, the design, and development of data collection instruments, how results are reported on, published, and presented, and ultimately how results are translated to inform decision making and resource allocation.


Wilfred is a lifelong student, sees the world through systems, and is passionate about road running & reading.


Selected to be an HIV Prevention Trials Network International Scholar, he is past President of the Pharmaceutical Society of Zimbabwe and recipient of the University of Western Cape Dean’s Award for Academic Excellence.