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Bill Gates: the reluctant gatekeeper

The Microsoft founder has made himself the poster boy for pandemic preparedness

Emmet Ryan

Technology Correspondent

@emmetjryan
22nd March, 2020

In brief:

Name: Bill Gates

Age: 64

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