As Sightsavers’ regional director for West Africa, Fatoumata supports the organisation’s programmes in 14 countries across west and central Africa. She is based in Senegal, and has spent more than a decade working for the commercial and INGO sectors in areas including alternative care, family strengthening, health, education, gender and disability inclusion.
She has extensive experience supporting programmes in emergency contexts and fragile countries, and has worked on post-Ebola recovery projects in Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea. Fatoumata holds a bachelor’s degree in finance from Georgia State University and an MBA from the University of Paris I: Pantheon-Sorbonne.
Sunday is Sightsavers’ country director for Nigeria and Ghana. He holds a PhD in zoology from Ahmadu Bello University Zaria in Nigeria and has more than 28 years’ experience in international development, mainly focused on health and disability.
He has extensive programme management experience and played a major role in expanding the treatment of neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) from a single-focus disease to an integrated programme for five diseases in seven states across Nigeria.
Mark is the controller of internal audit and assurance at Sightsavers and is based in the UK office.