Our permanent staff has expertise in a range of geographical areas as well as significant experience of managing governance projects, either remotely or through our local offices.

We currently have more than 11 different nationalities represented amongst our staff, who speak more than 10 different languages and dialects. GPG has offices in London and Amman and is establishing an office in Khartoum.

Founder & Board Chair
Greg Power OBE
Matt Carter
Deputy Director - Research
Leni Wild
Head of Programmes and Partnerships
Maria Peiró Mir
Head of MENA Programmes
Sara Habachi
Senior Project Manager
Maureen Nicholson
Project Manager
Deana Safarini
Project Manager
Moataz Ghaddar
Project Manager
Wisdom Lipenga
Project Manager
Kardo Al-Ghafuri
Project Manager
Isabela Rodrigues
Projects Coordinator
Madina Myngaiymbek
Project Coordinator
Eman Alali
Project Assistant
Imad Salih
Impact Evaluation & Communications Officer
Dalva Gerberon
Finance Manager
Christian James
Finance & Office Manager
Ejona Rada
Finance & Administration Officer
Temesgen Teklemariam
Finance Assistant
Oksana Thomas
Operations and Business Development Consultant
Isilay Aktas
Research & Analysis Manager
Gustavo Bonifaz

Non-executive directors

Non-Executive Director
Roger Usher
Non-Executive Director
Asif Bhatti
Non-Executive Director
Sue Griffiths