Fil Randazzo

A biologist and nonprofit executive who helps transform ideas into impact

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Fil Randazzo

Nonprofit Executive


Fil Randazzo helps impact investors, philanthropists, and innovators deliver on their vision. Formerly the Deputy Director of Global Health at the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, he specializes in creatively combining science, technology, and social innovation to transform ideas into impact. He has a track record of identifying, shaping, and nurturing winning investments—and motivating people to work together effectively.


  • Commercializing new technologies
  • Ethical innovation strategies
  • Scientific, technical, and social innovation
  • Impact investing
  • Partnership strategy and management


  • Deputy Director of Global Health – Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
  • Associate Director – Chiron Corporation


  • PhD (Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology), Indiana University
  • BS (Molecular Microbiology and Anthropology), University of Notre Dame