Staff

With over 100 staff members in 17 different regions globally, SPARK has a diverse team of different nationalities, consisting of experienced professionals from the non-profit and private sector.

  • Amman Office

    • "Work for a cause, not for applause. Live life to express, not to impress. Don’t strive to make..."

      Farah Khattab

      Communication Officer

    • "I Don’t Believe in Luck, I Believe in Smart & Hard Work"

      Sharaf Zou’bi

      Senior Finance Officer

    • "It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live"

      Murad Hamzeh

      SME Development Specialist

    • "Life’s most persistent and urgent question is: What are you doing for others?"

      Haneen Khatib

      Country Manager Jordan

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      Islam Omari

      Junior Finance Officer

    • "Don't be so quick to claim your limitations when you've never truly tested them"

      Lina Abu Awwad

      Project Officer

    • "Always Live Well"

      Mahmoud A. S. Abdallah

      Driver and Office Assistance

    • "A little progress each day adds up to big results"

      Majdal Mohrabi

      Project Officer

    • "People do not reach the garden of success without passing through the stations of exhaustion and..."

      Hind Ghuneim

      Junior Project Officer

    • "Don't sit on the fence; break it and move out! Don’t be confined to the little things you do; the..."

      Nadine Radaidah

      Junior Project Officer

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      Fadi Al-Daoud

      Project Officer

    Beirut Office

    • "Life is 10% what happens to you and 90% of how you react to it"

      Jeltsje de Blauw

      Regional Operations Manager

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      Nadine Slim

      Regional Finance Officer

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      Gemma Bennink

      Regional Programme Director

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      Jihad Saab

      Project Officer

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      Nicolas Farah

      Project Officer Entrepreneurship

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      Nabil Halwani

      Regional Communication Coordinator

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      Rana Rahal

      Country Manager Lebanon

    • ""Regret of neglected opportunity is the worst hell that a living soul can inhabit""

      Hussein Abou Ismail

      Finance Officer

    • "We make a living by what we get, But we make a life by what we give"

      Adam Sleiman

      Project Officer

    Belgrade Office

    • "Don't be cool. Like everything"

      Verica Koraćević

      Head of Acquisition

    • "You cannot pluck the feathers from an iron rooster"

      Simon Briggs

      Business Development Consultant

    • "Love, work, and knowledge are the wellsprings of our lives, they should also govern it"

      Ivana Spasojević

      General Ledger Accountant

    • "If you can dream it you can do it"

      Danijela Milanovic

      Office Manager

    • "It is during our darkest moments that we must focus to see the light. "

      Ana Nesovic

      Finance officer

    • "Things do not happen. Things are made to happen."

      Dusan Radivojevic

      Business Development Officer

    • "What you do today can improve all your tomorrows"

      Laza Lazarevic

      M&E Data Officer

    • "Enjoy the little things in life because one day you'll look back and realise they were the big..."

      Tamara Ljubic

      HR Advisor

    • "First you make your beliefs, then your beliefs make you"

      Tijana Bjelic

      HR Advisor

    • "Long live in prosperity"

      Mihajlo Cicmilovic

      Project Controller

    • "Everything happens for a reason"

      Dragana Bulatovic

      Assistant of General Ledger Accountant

    Bujumbura Office

    • "If you do not stand for something, you will fall for anything"

      Floriane Favie Kaneza

      Programme Manager

    • "Peace lights the way"

      Joseph Mahoro

      Logistics officer

    • "Be glad for you're an empty canvas, a blank page in the hands of the best writer"

      Elyse Ndayihimbaze

      Programme and Communication Officer

    • "Failure will never overtake me if my determination to succed is strong enough"

      Godefroid Nintunze

      Agribusiness Incubation Supervisor

    • "If you don’t plan for your future, poverty will plan it for you"

      Vincent Bihimvyumuderi

      Sales and Procurement Officer

    Erbil Office

    • "You must be the change you wish to see in the world "

      Raheil Aziz Qaradaghy

      Country Manager & Project Manager

    • "Fall seven times, stand up eight"

      Ranjdar Khalid Abdullah

      Senior Project Officer

    • "Explore, Dream, Discover"

      Sharif Ahmed

      Senior Project Officer

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      Alan S. Muhealddin

      Finance Officer

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      Shahen Muhammed

      Project Officer

    Gaziantep office

    • "''together, stronger''"

      Ibrahim Halil Timurtas

      Turkey Projects Coordinator

    • "Education is the key to unlock the golden door of freedom"

      Fatma Kumas

      Education Manager

    • "Not the same language, those who share the same sentiment can understand each othe"

      Habip Avci

      Senior Finance & Logistics Officer

    • "Education is The most powerful weapon in the world"

      Shady Haj Hasan

      Project Officer

    • "Virtue and genuine graces in themselves speak what no words can utter"

      Ola Enis

      Project Officer

    • "No amount of darkness can hide a SPARK of light"

      Mukhles Khiarah

      Regional Monitoring, Evaluation & Reporting Manager ME

    • "Take every Opportunity to learn , be a Technology friend, Communicate very well, and the future..."

      Ola Batta

      Regional HES Coordinator

    • "Dreams will remain dreams unless we work on it. only by then it become our new reality"

      Lin Bilal

      Project Officer

    • "If you want to live a happy life, tie it to a goal, not to people or things "

      Muhammad Khair Alhariri

      Regional ME&R Officer

    • "Those who have a "why" to live, can bear with almost any "how."

      Büşra Dundar

      Programme Assistant

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      Ceren Genc

      Lead Expert Higher Education

    • "„Find your ‚thing‘. Then chase after it with a burning desire to succeed‘"

      Sila Yildirim

      Regional M&E Assistant

    • "The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet"

      Barat Azizov

      Country Manager

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      Irem Karakaya

      Regional Communication Officer

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      Mohammad Aljaradi

      Project Officer

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      Alican Yeşiltepe

      Finance Officer

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      Gunsu Usanmaz

      Business Development Officer

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      Gonca Girit Mcdaniel

      Programme Manager

    Hargeysa Office

    • "Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out"

      Moukhtar Mohamoud Mohumed

      Finance Officer

    • "A Journey of a Thousand Miles, Starts with One Step"

      Joachim Thomas Oluba

      Senior Programme Manager Somalia

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      Mursal Jama

      SME Development Specialist for Somaliland and Somalia

    Kigali Office

    • "If you want to go quickly, go alone. If you want to go far, go together"

      Marthe Paauwe

      Regional Programme Director: Sub-Sahara Africa Hub

    • "''Success isn’t just about what you accomplish in your life; it’s about what you inspire others..."

      Fidele Kampayana

      Regional M&E Coordinator

    • "Do not be overcome by evil, but overcome evil with good"

      Candide Uwituze

      Finance & Admin Officer

    • "Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail"

      Anatole Majyambere

      CDAIS and CASS Coordinator

    • "Nothing can make a man trouble than last chance, God is able"

      Oscar Nzayirambaho

      Agribusiness Coach Rwanda

    • "Am hungry for knowledge"

      Theotime Rutabubura

      Agribusiness Coach 

    • "The best preparation for tomorrow is doing your best today. Put your heart, mind, and soul into..."

      Thomas Niyitegeka

      Agribusiness Coach

    • "The end of life is not to be happy ,nor to achieve pleasure and avoid pain, but to do the will of..."

      Jean Paul Mushumba

      Agribusiness Coach

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      Jean de Dieu Ndacyayisenga

      Project Manager IPoVaF

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      Corneille Mutijana

      Agribusiness Coach

    • "You cannot discover new oceans unless you have the courage to lose sight of the shore"

      Elizabeth Kooper

      Regional Finance Manager

    Macedonia Office

    • "The eyes are the mirror of the soul"

      Igor Stanković

      ICT Developer

    • "Team is the key of success"

      Teodor Panevski

      Head of ICT

    • "Don't struggle so much, the best things happen when not expected"

      Leonid Kodovski

      ICT Developer

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      Kastodin Gicchev

      ICT Developer

    Monrovia Office

    • "Life is better and happier when others are happy because of you"

      Joseph K. Mensah

      Entrepreneurship Center Manager

    • "It always seems impossible until it's done"

      Barbara Doe-Quarbo

      Finance Officer

    • " "There are two days in the year that we cannot do anything, yesterday and tomorrow.""

      Samson Wonnah

      Programme Officer

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      Levi Zangai

      Country Manager Liberia

    Pristina Office

    • "We must become the change we want to see"

      Valentina Qarri

      Representative

    Ramallah Office

    • "STAY POSITIVE, WORK HARD, MAKE IT HAPPEN"

      Dina Almasaeid

      Programme Manager

    Sana’a Office

    • "If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other"

      Firas Deeb

      Consultant

    South Sudan Office

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      Joyce Sebit

      Senior Programme Officer

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      Sam Bosco

      Administration and Finance Officer

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      Rhoda Yar Bol

      BS Support Officer

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      Pieter de Vries

      Country Manager South Sudan

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      Lauren Blair Servin

      Business Development Consultant

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      Benjamin Ndikiri

      Business Support Officer

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      Ating Benson Charles

      Business Support Officer

    Tripoli Office

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      Othman Elmabrouk

      Regional Finance Assistant

    Tunis Office

    • "Start by doing what's necessary; then do what's possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible"

      Majdalene Bentaher

      Regional Programme Director

    • "Everything you can imagine is real"

      Karim Hammami

      SME Specialist

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      Abdelhak Souissi

      Programme Support Officer

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      Mohamed Elsawi

      Regional Finance Manager Tunis

    • "When you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change"

      Daniel McCormik

      Regional Deputy Programme Manager

    • "Be the change that you wish to see in the world"

      Ashraf Bouazizi

      Logistics Officer

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      Nesrine Ben Miled

      Tunisia LEAD Programme Manager

  • Amsterdam Office

    • "The difficult we do immediately. The impossible takes a little longer"

      Yannick du Pont

      SPARK Director

    • "In dreams begin responsibility"

      Simon van Melick

      Programme Manager & Head of Communications

    • "Education is the passport to the future"

      Sarah Page

      Communication Coordinator

    • "A team consists of individuals working together beyond own self interest"

      Nikolaos Koufos

      M&E and Quality Assurance Officer

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      Muhannad Said

      Project Controller

    • " A strong mind is a force of nature. Move your mind"

      Michel Richter

      SPARK Co-Director

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      Meri de Campos

      Regional Programme Manager

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      Arsalan Alim

      Interim Finance Manager

    • "Being an idealist is not being naive; it is about pushing people to work towards a better future"

      Annelle Akanova

      Communication Officer

    • "Wisdom is like a baobab tree; no one individual can embrace it"

      Giselle Schellekens

      Manager Strategy & Development

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      Yoseph Derese

      Project Controller

    • "Your challenges are your best schools, tackle their biggest"

      Goodman Woldeyohannes

      Project Controller

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      Nazek Magdy

      Programme Officer

    • "Think smart, then work hard"

      Addie Van Dalen

      Finance Director

    • "Peace begins with a smile"

      Esther Bosgra

      Operational Director

    • "Try and see the sunny side"

      Liesbeth Molenaar

      Office Manager