Nageeb Sumar

Nageeb Sumar

Deputy Director, Philanthropic Partnerships Team, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Nageeb Sumar serves as Deputy Director on the Philanthropic Partnerships Team at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. He oversees the foundation’s work on policy, systems and innovation in philanthropy. Prior to joining the Philanthropic Partnerships Team in September 2015, Nageeb served as a Senior Program Officer on the Donor Government Relations team, where he led and oversaw the Foundation’s engagement with Canada, Australia, Japan and Korea. He also assisted the US government relations team in building support and partnerships around the Foundation’s polio and vaccines work. Nageeb has also worked on international finance transactions, and at Oxfam America.