Senait Fassil

Senait Fassil
Director of Finance and Operations

Senait joined International Alert in July 2020 as Director of Finance and Operations and leads our finance, human resources, information systems, and security operations.

She is a member of the executive team and has been tasked with a variety of responsibilities including leading and driving forward the Gender, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion initiative at Alert.

Senait brings over 20 years’ experience working in the charity and private sector. Most recently Senait has worked as Executive Director for SIDCA Worldwide, a social enterprise consultancy firm, where she established and grew the firm’s international development services. She advised and supported a range of charity and social enterprise clients with organisational turnaround, growth strategy, change, restructuring and merger programmes.

Senait has also worked as Director of Finance and Operations with AMREF UK, TechforTrade, IRC-UK, and Consumers International to mention a few.

Senait holds MBA from Oxford Brookes University and a fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accounts (ACCA).