Ariel Consulting International, Inc.




Working with projects for developing countries with multilateral organizations (United Nations, World Health Organization, International Labour Organization, and World Medical Association) and various national and international non-governmental organizations has lead to the development of a consultancy firm with the primary focus of establishing and maintaining public and private partnerships worldwide.

Executive Management Team

Founder, President, and CEO:
Ariel R. King, MPH, MBA, PhD

Dr. Ariel KingDr. King has more than 20 years experience in international public health policy and international management in government and business. Dr. King's focus on international public and private partnerships has its foundation in 20 years of living and working in 11 countries and travelling to more than 50 countries.

Dr. King holds the following degrees:

  • BA from the University of Hawaii in 1988
  • MPH in International Health from the University of Texas School of Public Health in 1994
  • MBA in International Health Management from Thunderbird, the American Graduate School of International Management in 1996
  • PhD in Public Health and Policy from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine in 2002; Publication: Regulating How We Die, British Medical Journal, 1998

Dr. King has given presentations internationally on various research topics and has publications on the topics of HIV/AIDS, international health policy, national drug policy, medical ethics, health legislation, organ transplantation, and breast cancer.

She has served on the Boards of Directors of the National Black Women's Health Project, Positive Art: Women and Children with HIV/AIDS in South Africa, The Life Foundation AIDS Foundation of Hawaii, The Black Alliance for AIDS Prevention, and the Ronald McDonald House. Dr. King is a Founding and Board member of Women Impacting Public Policy (WIPP). She is a Rotarian and is the Washington, DC, representative for the National Council of Women at the United Nations.   She has also been named  Ariel is Chair of the Continental Advisory Board and the Chair of the Resource Mobilisation Committee, of Social Aspects of HIV/AIDS Research Alliance (S.A.H.A.R.A).  Dr. Ariel King is also a member of the board of trustees of the Acid Survivors Trust International. 

        SAHARA is an alliance of partners who seek to conduct, support and use social science research to prevent the further spread of HIV and mitigate the impact of its devastation in Africa. SAHARA undertakes multi- country and multi-site research, which enables it to make a significant contribution to evidenced-based policy formulation and practice. It uses its network to ensure widespread dissemination of that research. SAHARA brings together key partners including civil society, donors and international organisations, researchers, policy makers, practitioners and people living with HIV and AIDS.

        SAHARA est une alliance de partenaires cherchant à conduire, à soutenir et à utiliser la recherche en sciences sociales pour éviter la diffusion plus avant du VIH et atténuer l’impact de ses effets dévastateurs en Afrique. SAHARA réalise des recherches multi-pays et multi-sites, ce qui lui permet d’apporter une contribution significative à la formulation et à la pratique de politiques basées sur les faits et, par l’intermédiaire de son réseau de chercheurs, de décideurs et de spécialistes, d’assurer la dissémination à grande échelle de ces études. Le SAHARA rassemble des partenaires clés, y compris la société civile, les donateurs et les organisations internationales, les chercheurs, les décideurs et les personnes vivant avec le VIH/SIDA.

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Ariel Consulting International, Inc.

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