Corinne Fleischer

Director, Supply Chain Division

UN World Food Programme 

Ms. Corinne Fleischer, a national of Switzerland, was appointed in 2015 as the Director of Supply Chain for the World Food Programme. Prior to this, she was the Director of Procurement from March 2013 to October 2015.  Ms. Fleischer joined WFP in 1999 as the Procurement Manager in Ethiopia. She then served as the Chief of Donor Relations for Asia based with WFP’s Regional Bureau in Bangkok in 2001. Starting in 2007 she moved to WFP Sudan as the Emergency Coordinator for Greater Darfur and from 2010 served as WFP’s Deputy Regional Director and Director of Operations.  Prior to her career with WFP, Ms. Fleischer ran her own business in East Africa, carrying out architectural projects for various diplomatic missions as well as business re-engineering projects with international corporations.  An M.A. graduate from the University of Geneva, Ms. Fleischer started her career with the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in Sudan. She is fluent in French, German and English.