Executive Director, Ipas Development Foundation
Vinoj Manning is Executive Director of the Ipas Development Foundation (IDF), a partner organization of Ipas. Heading up a multi-disciplinary team of more than 170 staff based in 12 offices around the country, he oversees IDF’s efforts to improve the environment for safe abortion and increase access to comprehensive contraceptive care in the country.
Mr. Manning, who has more than two decades of leadership and program management experience, is particularly interested in strengthening the capacity of health systems to provide high-quality abortion and contraceptive care and improving the evidence base for the provision of safe abortion care. With multiple experience of successful start-ups in the non-profit space, he is a keen student of modern HR practices. Before coming to Ipas India in 2002, Mr. Manning worked with a variety of organizations, including the Swiss Development Cooperation, PATH and the National Dairy Development Board. He has a post-graduate diploma in rural management and a MBA Plus leadership certificate from the School of Business, Portland State University.