Our Secretariat

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

Mr. Ernest Uduje - Nigeria

Chief Executive Officer

Am a corporate business leader with a wealth of experience in the digital and financial technology space, spanning the… 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).