Our Staff

Mohamed Elsanousi

Mohamed Elsanousi

Executive Director

Washington D.C.
Matthias Wevelsiep

Matthias Wevelsiep

Senior Operations and Program Manager

Helsinki

Milla Perukangas

Milla Perukangas

Senior Specialist on Peace & Security /PVE & Program Manager, Europe/MENA

Helsinki
Edla Puoskari

Edla Puoskari

Program Manager, Asia

Manila
PAULA TARVAINEN

PAULA TARVAINEN

Senior Advisor - Right to Peace

Helsinki

Dr. Marko Juntunen

Dr. Marko Juntunen

Senior Researcher & Reach Out 3 Program Coordinator

Helsinki
Jessica Roland

Jessica Roland

Senior Specialist on Inclusive Peace

New York

Habiba Ali

Habiba Ali

Project Coordinator, Reach Out /PVE Finland

Helsinki

              Nita Syväoja

Nita Syväoja

Program Coordinator, Global & Sub-Saharan Africa

Helsinki

Simon Woell

Simon Woell

Project Officer, AHA! Awareness with Human Action

Bangkok

Philip Gassert

Philip Gassert

ALLY Project Coordinator

Bangkok
Lacerda Lipangue

Lacerda Lipangue

TIPS Project Coordinator

Mozambique

Jason Yabal

Jason Yabal

SOAR Project Coordinator

Helsinki

Dr. Joonas Maristo

Dr. Joonas Maristo

Researcher for Europe and MENA programmes

Helsinki

Said Omar

Said Omar

Reconciliation Project Manager

Mogadishu

Gina Dias

Gina Dias

Partnership and Resource Development Manager

Nairobi

Siam Tooran

Siam Tooran

UN Coordinator

New York City
Sarah Tyler

Sarah Tyler

Communications Coordinator

Washington, D.C.
Rachel Palermo

Rachel Palermo

Membership and Operations Coordinator

Washington, D.C.

Julia Ramirez

Julia Ramirez

Finance & Administration Officer

Helsinki

Bishal Adhikari

Bishal Adhikari

Finance Coordinator

Bangkok
Kopila Thapa

Kopila Thapa

Finance and Events Officer

Bangkok

Varisa Sinthusake

Varisa Sinthusake

AHA! Project Finance Officer

Bangkok

Jose Junior

Jose Junior

TIPS Finance and Operations Officer

Mozambique 

Fivos Pantotis

Fivos Pantotis

SOAR Finance Coordinator

Helsinki

Susanna Leppäkorpi

Susanna Leppäkorpi

Intern

Helsinki

Staff on Leave

Mahdi Abdile

Mahdi Abdile

Former Head of the Secretariat

on Sabbatical

Sara Linnoinen

Sara Linnoinen

Program Manager, Horn of Africa & East Africa

Helsinki

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