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Head of EduFinance

Our EduFinance team has experience across a diverse range of sectors, including educationalists, microfinance experts, non-profit leaders and analysts.

Head of EduFinance

Our EduFinance team has experience across a diverse range of sectors, including educationalists, microfinance experts, non-profit leaders and analysts.

Andrew McCusker

As Head of Education Finance, Andrew oversees Opportunity’s work investing in schools and students around the world, helping…

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Andrew McCusker
Head of Education Finance

Education Quality

EduFinance’s Education Quality programme supports educators in developing communities to improve the quality of affordable private schools, investing in better infrastructure and more conducive learning environments. Please click on individual team members to learn more about their background.

Education Quality

EduFinance’s Education Quality programme supports educators in developing communities to improve the quality of affordable private schools, investing in better infrastructure and more conducive learning environments. Please click on individual team members to learn more about their background.

Doris Adanu

For 35 years, Doris Adanu has worked in the education sector as a teacher, head teacher and municipal administrator in four regions…

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Happy Agbenyega

Happy joins our Ghana EduFinance team as an Education Specialist working with schools in and around Accra. Happy brings a wealth…

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Naboth Asiimwe

Naboth joins the Uganda EduFinance team as an Education Specialist, bringing with him over 25 years’ experience in education…

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Kofi Boakye

Kofi joins the Education Finance team as an Education Specialist with responsibility for schools in the Kumasi Metropolis, Ghana.…

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Andrea Camacho

Andrea del Pilar Alvarado Camacho holds a Bachelor's Degree in Education Sciences: Mathematics and Physics and a Master's degree…

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Shula Glymin

Shula is a founding and executive member of The Educators’ Network (TEN), which is a group of internationally-trained teachers…

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Joshua Kihaka

Joshua is an educator and facilitator with a degree in rural development and over ten years’ experience in the education sector…

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Violet Leonard

Violet has over 15 years’ experience as a classroom teacher. She started working as a primary school teacher in 2002 after completing…

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Innocent Masengo

Innocent joins the Uganda EduFinance team as an Education Specialist working with schools in Eastern Uganda. Innocent brings with…

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Renee McAlpin

Renée McAlpin is the Africa Regional Coordinator for Education Quality and is based in Kampala, Uganda. Renée supports the implementation…

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Agnes Nabbaale

Agnes Nabbaale is the Events Planning and Administrative Assistant for Education Quality and is based in Kampala, Uganda. She…

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Williams Oguttu

A passionate educationist, Williams is a trained Secondary School teacher with over 20 years’ experience in education, training…

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Samuel Opoku

Samuel joins our Ghana EduFinance team as an Education Specialist working with schools in and around Kumasi. Samuel brings with…

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Jonathan Renaudon-Smith

Jonathan is responsible for the management and oversight of all quality-focused education service functions, including cluster-based…

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Sande Robert

Sande Robert has worked within the education sector in Rwanda for seven years. Prior to joining EduFinance, he served as the Director…

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Mina Sarpong

Mina joins the Education Finance team with more than 30 years’ teaching experience, and a ten-year history of active professional…

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Dr Amrita Vohra

Dr Amrita Vohra is the Senior Education Specialist for Education Quality in India, overseeing the implementation of the Education…

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Moses Wamanga

Moses is an experienced educator with a strong background in the use of technology and capacity building to improve educational…

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Annet Wandera

Annet joins the Uganda EduFinance Team as an Education Specialist bringing with her 18 years’ experience in Education. She started…

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Henry Watira

Henry joins as an Education Specialist in our Uganda EduFinance team with 20 years’ education experience as a teacher, school…

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Robinah Zawadde

Robinah was promoted to Head Education Specialist in January 2018 with the responsibility of supervising the Education Quality…

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David Tumusingize

David has worked as an educationist for over ten years in both Uganda and Rwanda. Prior to joining Opportunity International,…

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Edith Mukyala

Edith is a teacher by profession holding a Bachelor's Degree of Education from Kyambogo University Uganda. She has taught close…

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Richard Chole

Chole Richard serves as an Education Specialist with Opportunity International having joined the organisation in January 2019. He…

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George Okidi

Okidi George had served as a teacher of English in Ugandan secondary schools for fifteen years when he joined Opportunity International…

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Frederick Businge

Frederick Joined Edu finance team in January 2019. He is a seasoned educationist, with a dream of seeing a world where all children…

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Doris Adanu
Senior Education Specialist, Ghana
Happy Agbenyega
Senior Education Specialist, Ghana
Naboth Asiimwe
Education Specialist, Uganda
Kofi Boakye
Head Education Specialist, Ghana
Andrea Camacho
Education Specialist, Colombia
Shula Glymin
Senior Education Specialist, Ghana
Joshua Kihaka
Education Specialist, Tanzania
Violet Leonard
Senior Education Specialist, Tanzania
Innocent Masengo
Education Specialist, Uganda
Renee McAlpin
Africa Co-ordinator, Education Quality
Agnes Nabbaale
Events Planning & Administrative Assistant, Education Quality
Williams Oguttu
Senior Education Specialist, Uganda
Samuel Opoku
Senior Education Specialist, Ghana
Jonathan Renaudon-Smith
Director of Education Quality, Education Finance
Sande Robert
Senior Education Specialist, Rwanda
Mina Sarpong
Senior Education Specialist, Ghana
Dr Amrita Vohra
Senior Education Specialist, India
Moses Wamanga
Senior Education Specialist, Uganda
Annet Wandera
Education Specialist, Uganda
Henry Watira
Senior Education Specialist, Uganda
Robinah Zawadde
Head Education Specialist, Uganda
David Tumusingize
Education Specialist, Uganda
Edith Mukyala
Education Specialist, Uganda
Richard Chole
Education Specialist, Uganda
George Okidi
Education Specialist, Uganda
Frederick Businge
Education Specialist, Uganda

EduFinance Technical Assistance Facility (ETAF)

EduFinance Technical Assistance Facility (ETAF) supports financial Institution partners, helping them develop, launch and grow sustainable education lending portfolios. Please click on individual team members to learn more about their background.

EduFinance Technical Assistance Facility (ETAF)

EduFinance Technical Assistance Facility (ETAF) supports financial Institution partners, helping them develop, launch and grow sustainable education lending portfolios. Please click on individual team members to learn more about their background.

Nathan Byrd

Focusing on developing EduFinance Technical Assistance product offerings to financial institutions, and helping more capital to…

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Patrick Elmer

Patrick is advising EduFinance on the design, structure and investment preparation of the Education Finance Fund. He has worked…

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Mathieu Fourn

Mathieu works closely with the Director of EduFinance Technical Assistance Facility (ETAF) engaging with MFIs to develop, launch,…

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Hannah Hilali

Hannah works across Opportunity EduFinance’s global operations, dividing her time between the EduFinance Technical Assistance…

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Julius Emmanuel Omoding

Julius Emmanuel Omoding is Finance and Banking professional with more than 15 years of experience in the Ugandan Banking sector. From…

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Jayesh Jain

Jayesh has 14 years of banking, research, operations, consulting and impact assessment experience in the financial inclusion space.…

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Juan Vega

Juan Vega has more than 25 years' experience as a consultant and expert advisor to corporations, banks, and microfinance organisations.…

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Lukas Wellen

Lukas is responsible for the effective implementation of the EduFinance Technical Assistance Facility (ETAF), which, amongst other…

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Nathan Byrd
Senior Consultant, EduFinance
Patrick Elmer
Senior Advisor, Funds
Mathieu Fourn
Financial Products - Education Finance
Hannah Hilali
Project Management Associate
Julius Emmanuel Omoding
Senior Technical Assistance Advisor, Regional Director for Africa
Jayesh Jain
Senior Technical Assistance Advisor, Regional Director for Asia
Juan Vega
Senior Technical Assistance Advisor, Regional Director for Latin America
Lukas Wellen
ETAF Lead

EduFinance Operations

The EduFinance Operations team ensures effective management, oversight and implementation of projects across Education Quality and ETAF. This activity includes our newest and fastest growing Data and Business Intelligence operations, working to drive better service delivery to financial institutions, schools, parents and donors. Please click on individual team members to learn more about their background.

EduFinance Operations

The EduFinance Operations team ensures effective management, oversight and implementation of projects across Education Quality and ETAF. This activity includes our newest and fastest growing Data and Business Intelligence operations, working to drive better service delivery to financial institutions, schools, parents and donors. Please click on individual team members to learn more about their background.

Scott Sheridan

Scott is responsible for operations and business intelligence for Education Finance’s global footprint, including the development…

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Surabhi Vaidya

Surabhi Vaidya works across Opportunity EduFinance’s global operations, dividing her time between the EduFinance Technical Assistance…

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Guy Winfield

Working closely with our Director of Operations, Guy works within the Business Intelligence arm for Education Finance’s global…

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Scott Sheridan
Director of Operations, Education Finance
Surabhi Vaidya
Project Management Associate
Guy Winfield
Data & Business Intelligence Analyst