People and Partners
Robin Gorna

Robin Gorna

Founder

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 has recently established 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.
Ed Ngoksin

Ed Ngoksin

Associate

Ed specialises in community-led research and advocacy on access to HIV treatment, young people and key populations living with HIV. Ed brings to ASAP almost a decade of experience working with grassroots organisations across Asia, Africa, Eastern Europe and Central Asia and a strong expertise in global level policy development.
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 about the love stories of young Malawians....
Martin Choo

Martin Choo

Associate

Martin is a social scientist and peer research consultant based in Malaysia who brings to ASAP his extensive research work, regional and international consulting experience and high-level contacts in Asia-Pacific HIV networks.
Hanke Bokma de Boer- Nubé

Hanke Bokma de Boer- 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.
Edwige Fortier

Edwige Fortier

Associate

Edwige is a Senior Teaching Fellow in Development Studies at the School of Oriental and African Studies in London and recently undertook research into civil society organisations working with marginalised populations during transitions to democracy in the Middle East and North Africa. Edwige brings fifteen years of experience working in HIV/AIDS and civil society policy...
Paul Booth

Paul Booth

Associate

Working at the heart of South Africa’s politically charged HIV response - as an activist at TAC and AIDS Law Project, in government for South Africa’s National AIDS Council, Health Department and within The Presidency, and as a consultant on HIV and TB for the World Bank and WHO - Paul brings his eight years...
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.
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

Project Assistant

Sarah is based in London and works across all projects to support the ASAP team.
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...
The ATHENA  Network

The ATHENA Network

Partner

The ATHENA Network is a global network that was created to advance gender equity and human rights in the response to HIV and AIDS.