Fatma is a Policy Manager and leads the International Secretariat’s work on commodity trading and state owned enterprises transparency. She also provides technical support in the thematic areas of energy transition and gender. Her work entails supporting the Policy Director in the development, revisions and implementation of the EITI Standard and developing guidance material for practitioners. Fatma also serves as the Secretary for the Commodity Trading Working Group and the State-Owned Enterprise Network.
Prior to joining the EITI, Fatma worked in development consulting and was involved in the implementation of extractive industry and private sector programmes in East, West and Southern Africa.
Fatma is an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya and Certified Public Secretary. She holds a Master’s degree in Mineral Law and Policy from the University of Dundee, a Post-Graduate Diploma in Law from the Kenya School of Law and a Bachelor of Law from the Catholic University of Eastern Africa.
In her spare time Fatma loves to read books, try out new recipes and spend time with her family.