Meet the team at the CYFI Secretariat! Our youthful team represents wide diversity in countries and backgrounds with a common passion for financial inclusion, economic citizenship, and creating brighter futures for children and youth.

Our Founder


The founder of several innovative and award-winning NGOs, Jeroo Billimoria encapsulates what it means to be a social entrepreneur. She is a Skoll awardee, and an Ashoka and Schwab Fellow.

Jeroo is a globally respected speaker and advocate of economic empowerment for children, and her social and humanitarian work has reached the lives of millions of children around the world.







Our Team

Abdel MandiliProgramme Coordinator
Bram van EijkCo-Director
Claire SterngoldYe! Community Coordinator
Liina LiblikHead of Communications
Lubna ShabanCo-Director
Mano DeleaOffice Manager
Sophie YatesProgramme Coordinator
Tidjane GeorgeRegional Advisor
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