Our Secretariat

Our Secretariat is composed of professionals drawn from the four corners of the African Continent.

James Nargang

Chief Executive Officer

James Nargang is the CEO of Global Professional Support Forum (GPS Forum) where he leads various teams and activities …  read more

Mr. Noaman Yousif-Sudan

Special Advisor: Micro-lending and Sectoral Investments

Mr. Noaman has a wealth of experience in project development and microfinance … read more

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Talent and Workforce Experience

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Dr. George Otieno-Kenya

Special Advisor: Socio-economics of Climate Change

Dr George is a research scientist with more than ten years experience in climate modeling at IGAD’s Climate Prediction and Applications Centre (ICPAC). … read more

Mr. Jorrum M. Chinamasa-Zimbabwe

Program Lead: Southern Africa Region

Jorrum Munyaradzi Chinamasa has several years working experience in private sector, local government and public sector…. read more

Dr. Tilahun A. Girma-Ethiopia

Regional Activations: East and Central Africa

PhD in Development Studies – University of South Africa (UNISA), MSC in Demography- Addis Ababa University…read more

Mr. Dennis Mureithi-Kenya

Legal Frameworks and Compliance

Mr. Muriithi graduated from the University of Nairobi in 2006. He was admitted to the bar in 2008. He holds a LL. M in Governance…. read more

Dr. Mnina Boussaoula -Morocco

Market Development-North Africa

I have rich taste of experience largely in the private sector, both for profit and social enterprise …. read more

Mr. Lakhdar Bensalem-Algeria

Risk and Internal Audit

A Certified Public Accountant with more than 16 years work … read more

Mr. Joseph Owino-Kenya

Chief Operations Officer

A seasoned business development and research services expert. I have provided various technical assistance to Micro, Small and …. read more

Ms. Neema A. Katigiri-Tanzania

Customer Support and Experience

Neema has a rich background in banking industry with a …. read more

Mr. Kenneth Mollo -East Asia

Investor Relations Manager

Mr. Kenneth studied Bachelor of Laws (LLB), has Master of Divinity (MDiv) and is also a Doctor of Phylosophy (DPhil).