Benjamin HarveyTechnical Assistance Advisor for Anglophone Africa (UK)
Ben is an EduFinance Technical Assistance Advisor for Anglophone Africa at Opportunity International EduFinance, based in London.
Ben works within the EduFinance Technical Assistance team (ETAF), engaging with financial institutions across EduFinance’s global footprint of partners to develop and launch education-related financial products. His three focus areas within the team are on market research, proposal writing and partner risk analysis, and business pipeline development within Anglophone Africa markets.
Prior to joining the team, Ben worked within the International Environmental sector, whilst also taking an interest in the international development sector through working at a charity that have several ongoing health, education and inclusive finance-related projects in Tanzania, Sierra Leone, and South Africa.
Ben holds a master’s in International and Urban Development from Cardiff University, and an undergraduate degree in Human Geography from Cardiff University.