FiTI International Secretariat

The FiTI International Secretariat is the global executive body of the initiative. It is accountable to the FiTI International Board.

The FiTI International Secretariat is responsible for the day-to-day running of the FiTI. It provides the technical and administrative support to the FiTI International Board, which determines its operational and strategic priorities. It is led by the Executive Director of the Secretariat who reports to the FiTI International Board through the FiTI Chair.

The FiTI International Secretariat is based in Seychelles.


Current team of the FiTI International Secretariat

Mr. Sven Biermann, Executive Director

Mr. Mansor Ndour, Regional Coordinator West Africa

Mr. Martin Zapata, Regional Coordinator Latin America

Ms. Veronica Bristol, Global Membership Coordinator

Ms. Michele Andre, PROBLUE Consultant/Public Relations Coordinator

Ms. Christina Fondamiere, Administrative Assistant

Dr. André Standing, Technical Advisor to the FiTI International Secretariat