Asfaw Ayalew brings over 23 years of public, private, and NGO experience in the Ethiopian health care system to his role as senior technical advisor for TB infection control. In this role, Asfaw provides technical leadership on TB infection control in HEAL TB-supported regions. For most of his medical career, Asfaw worked as a clinician at a government hospital and private clinics. He has also served as clinical mentor, sub-regional coordinator, and senior PMTCT clinical advisor with the HIV Care and Support Program. He originally joined the TB team as a deputy sub–regional coordinator and he then worked as a deputy regional manager. Asfaw holds an MD from Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia.