Our Team

Jorn Lyseggen Founder of MEST and Founder & Executive Chairman of Meltwater

Natasha Nissar

Natasha NissarMeltwater Chief of Staff & Board Member at MEST

Ashwin Ravichandran Managing Director

Femi Adewumi Programs Director

Israel Agbeti Director of Operations

Emily FiagbedziDirector of Training Program

Anita Arthur Director of Human Resources

Greg Coussa Strategic Director

Leila Khalid Head of Marketing and Community

David Quartey Finance Manager

Jeffrey Agbo Logistics & Operations Manager

Angela Ankomah Duho Program Manager, MEST Scale

Phoebe Ossei Business Development Manager, Consultancy

Ophesmur Adjei Communication and Community Manager

Fiona Kiruja Community Manager

Gerhard Malah Head of Projects, Consultancy

Liana Tamakloe-Ekuadzi Program Manager, Pre-MEST

Felix Darko Program Manager, MEST Express

Kwesi Amissah Transport and Security Manager

Felicia Vinyo Head Chef & Kitchen Manager

Funke Makinwa Marketing and Recruitment Manager

Kafui NtumyCreative Manager

Maya Turolla Researcher, MEST Scale

Bhavik Doshi Monitoring and Evaluation Manager

Loretta Adamu Program Associate, MEST Scale

Rhema Andah Program Associate, Pre-MEST

Thomas Kensah Software Developer, Consultancy

Samuel Owusu IT Co-ordinator

Abena Opeibea Anie-Budu Executive Assistant to the Managing Director

Selassie Mensah Human Resource Associate

Jesse Rannells Business Development Associate, Consultancy

Mary EshunProgram Associate, MEST Express

Stephen Adomako Program Associate, MEST Express

Daniel Delali Hutorwu Portfolio Associate

Michael Asamoah Mobile Developer, Consultancy

Francis Elikem Akondor Recruitment and Administrative Associate

Marian-Rhoda AkondorPre-MEST Associate

Join MEST

MEST offers aspiring entrepreneurs from across Africa a fully sponsored, intensive 12 month training program, access to funding and an extensive global network. Are you ready to become one of Africa’s leaders in tech?