People and Partners
Robin Gorna

Robin Gorna

Executive Director

Robin founded ASAP in 2010. She believes that there is a real opportunity to end the AIDS epidemic, and wants to bring her skills and that of her peers to meet that goal. She brings decades of experience: in leadership positions in government, international organizations and at community level.
Hilary Nkulu

Hilary Nkulu

Director of Operations

Hilary Nkulu is South African and lives in Pretoria, Gauteng Province where she is establishing ASAP’s new South African office. Hilary is a highly skilled manager in the development sector working particularly on gender-based violence, HIV and other public health issues.
Anandi Yuvaraj

Anandi Yuvaraj

Associate

Anandi is a community consultant who adds value to ASAP’s work by bringing in her expertise from programme development to knowledge sharing through evidence based advocacy on HIV programming mainly from developing countries.
Sophie Dilmitis

Sophie Dilmitis

Associate

Sophie Dilmitis brings to ASAP two decades of pioneering grassroots work and top-level policy development focussing on women and young people in developing and developed countries. Born in Zimbabwe, Sophie has been HIV-Positive for 18 years.
Martin Choo

Martin Choo

Associate

Martin is a social scientist based in Malaysia who brings to ASAP his extensive research work, Government-level consulting and high-level contacts in Asia-Pacific HIV networks.
Adam Garner

Adam Garner

Associate

Currently based in Amsterdam Adam has over 10 years experience in the HIV and Sexual and Reproductive Health fields, with a demonstrated commitment and deep understanding of community led responses.
Anaïs Bertrand-Dansereau

Anaïs Bertrand-Dansereau

Associate

Anaïs is a sociologist who combines extensive research and policy experience in work related to young people, gender equality, women's health and sexuality. She is back in Canada after several years spent between Malawi and Switzerland. She was recently awarded her PhD in Development studies for her dissertation, Love in the times of HIV prevention:...
Hanke Nubé

Hanke Nubé

Associate

Hanke has worked at the highest levels of government and NGO engagement with AIDS policy and implementation. Her training as a cultural anthropologist adds a unique perspective to her work with ASAP.
Karen Michael-Cox

Karen Michael-Cox

Associate

Karen specialises in developing proposals and in advocacy and policy. Based now in the UK, she's a South African national, and has worked on many successful major funding bids, to the Government of the Netherlands, among others.
Martina Clark

Martina Clark

Associate

Martina Clark brings over two decades of international work experience on HIV and AIDS to the ASAP team. Through this work, she has traveled to about 90 countries, and has done HIV-related work in at least 50 of those.
Bobby Ramakant

Bobby Ramakant

Associate

Bobby's part of the SEA-AIDS and Stop-TB eForum Resource teams, a member of sub-working groups of Stop TB Partnership, and has worked with HDN, the Health and Development Networks. Bobby has co-authored the commentary for The Lancet TB series, and has been elected as Vice President of the Indian Network of NGOs on HIV/AIDS.
Nadine Ferris France

Nadine Ferris France

Associate

Nadine has spent 20 years working in HIV and global health with both United Nations and civil society agencies, as well as in academic institutions in Asia, Africa and her home country, Ireland.
Sarah Gibson

Sarah Gibson

Administrator

Sarah is the ASAP Administrator based in Brighton UK and works across all projects.
Mike Hartley

Mike Hartley

Web Designer

While studying manufacturing engineering and economics at university, Mike discovered he was a creative trapped in an engineer’s body. An MA in Applied Social Research and four years of HIV Education practice later, the internet was invented: a web designer was born.
Sebastian Sandys

Sebastian Sandys

Bookkeeper

Sebastian first became involved in the AIDS epidemic in 1984, as he emerged from a religious order to be greeted with tabloid headlines announcing a 'gay plague'. His volunteering led to his becoming the first administrator of what is now the Cara Trust, a London charity focussing on spiritual and pastoral care for people with...