Countries of Work
ABT AssociatesFeb 2016 - PresentSenior Private Sector Advisor. Responsible for technical guidance and support to different health projects in the East Africa region to increase private health sector contribution to public health goals. Working to create a supportive and enabling environment, increasing private sectors voice and representation within the health system and improving regulatory frameworks in the region This has spanned various areas including work in digital health, health care financing, increasing access to healthcare services and organizing the private sector.
ABT AssociatesOct 2012 - Jan 2016Chief of Party, Strengthening Health Outcomes through Private Sector Project Kenya. Responsible for the leadership, management and strategic direction of the project. This includes guidance of local and international senior technical staff for achievement of results. The SHOPS project works with the private health sector to increase the delivery of health products, services and information to Kenyans.
Population Services International KenyaJul 2011 - Sep 2012Director: Social Franchising. Responsible for the management and strategic direction of the Reproductive Health Division and the support to the private sector healthcare providers under the franchise – Tunza. This included managing a large team of clinical, demand creation and business development team members for effective franchise management and service delivery.
Areas of Expertise
- Civil society engagement
- Social participation and health communication
- Strengthening linkages between community health and PHC
- Health management, policy and planning
- Monitoring and evaluation
- Private sector engagement
- Stakeholder engagement
- Strategic planning
- Strategy development
- Policy analysis
- Strategic communications for engaging with community stakeholders for health