Alain Weill, World Federation of Hemophilia President

Alain Weill was elected president of the WFH following the WFH 2012 World Congress. He was re-elected for another four-year presidential term during the 2016 Annual Meeting of the WFH General Assembly.

Alain lives in France and has extensive professional experience in management and business in an international environment. Now retired, he worked for over 30 years with Air France where Alain was chief of staff to the chief executive. He has experienced many different cultures, and has lived in India, the United Kingdom, Belgium, and the Netherlands. Alain first encountered hemophilia when his son was diagnosed with severe hemophilia A. He became involved with the French Hemophilia Association and was elected as a board member in 2006. 

Alain served as an elected member of the steering committee of the European Haemophilia Consortium (EHC), and was selected by the European Commission to represent patients on the European Union Committee of Experts on Rare Diseases (EUCERD).

Updated April 2017