TechnoServe's success in creating business solutions to poverty is due largely to our team, 90 percent of whom are host-country nationals working in the field.

Our Team

Our success in creating business solutions to poverty is due in large part to our talented and highly committed team.

TechnoServe employs more than 1,200 people, 90 percent of whom are host-country nationals working in the field. Our staff combine business expertise with local knowledge, relationships, and context to help hardworking men and women generate income, jobs, and wealth for their families and communities.

Regional & Country Staff

Latin America & the Caribbean

Oscar Artiga

Oscar ArtigaCountry Manager, El Salvador

Ryan Bathrick

Ryan BathrickCountry Director, Nicaragua

Gabriela Campuzano

Gabriela CampuzanoCountry Director, Mexico

Vladimir OlarteCountry Director, Brazil

Pamela Girano

Pamela GiranoCountry Director, Peru

Ricardo Gonzalez

Ricardo GonzalezCountry Director, Honduras

Corina Rivas

Corina RivasCountry Director, Chile

Eduardo Ruata

Eduardo RuataCountry Director, Guatemala

Southern Africa

Jane Grob

Jane GrobCountry Director, Mozambique

Chileshe ChilangwaCountry Director, Zambia and Malawi

West Africa

Kwame Boate

Kwame BoateCountry Director, Ghana

Axel Kadja

Axel KadjaCountry Manager, Côte d'Ivoire

Smiling portrait of Nigerian country director

ChiChi OkoyeCountry Director, Nigeria

East Africa

Mefthe Tadesse

Mefthe TadesseRegional Director, East Africa & Acting Country Director, Ethiopia

Ben Bizinde, TechnoServe Country Programs Manager, Rwanda

Ben BizindeCountry Programs Manager, Rwanda

George Kaishozi

George KaishoziActing Country Manager, Tanzania

Floor OverbeekeCountry Director, Kenya

James Obarowski

James ObarowskiCountry Director, Uganda

Asia

Punit Gupta

Punit GuptaCountry Director, India