Country Manager, Kenya and Ethiopia

Sylvie holds a Bachelor of Law Degree from The University of Manchester and a Master’s Degree in International Relations from United States International University (USIU). She worked as SPRING’s Uganda Country Manager from 2014 – 2016 Having successfully established programme activities in Uganda, from April 2017 her role evolved to Country Manager for Ethiopia and Kenya, working closely in ensuring smooth operations within three departments: programme recruitment, programme events and logistics. Her overall experience prior to GrowthAfrica has been with UK based Law Firms from 2006 to 2010. She then joined United Nations Tribunal for Former Yugoslavia (ICTY), The Hague from 2010 – 2012 and worked on the defence teams for the re-trial of the former Kosovo Prime Minister Ramush Haradinaj, Idris Balaj and Lahi Brahimaj. She has been involved with the general recruitment, selection, interviews and coordination of various programme activities ensuring top success for each programme. She is passionate about social justice, social change and entrepreneurship