Director and CEO

Stephen Karangizi
Director and CEO

Stephen Karangizi is the Director and Chief Executive Officer of the African Legal Support Facility. He has been with the ALSF since October 2011.

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Senior Management

Carmen Freire da Costa
Corporate Secretary and Chief Legal Counsel (Institutional)

Carmen Freire da Costa is Corporate Secretary and Chief Legal Counsel (Institutional) of the African Legal Support Facility.

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Amir Shaikh
Chief Legal Counsel (Head of Projects)

Amir Shaikh is Chief Legal Counsel (Head of Projects) at the African Legal Support Facility. He has been with the ALSF since July 2010.

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Projects Team

Members of the Projects team provide technical legal support and assistance to numerous African governments on a wide spectrum of legal issues, including commercial creditor litigation and complex contract negotiations related to extractive resources and infrastructure sectors.

Maude Vallée
Principal Legal Counsel

Maude Vallée is Principal Legal Counsel at the African Legal Support Facility. She has been with the ALSF since April 2012, on secondment from the Agence Française de Développement (AFD).

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Oluwatoyin Ojo
Senior Legal Counsel

Toyin Ojo is a Senior Legal Counsel at the African Legal Support Facility (ALSF). She has been with the ALSF since January 2014.
 

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Jean Claude Mabushi
Senior Legal Counsel

Jean-Claude Mabushi is a Senior Legal Counsel at the African Legal Support Facility. He has been with the ALSF since October 2014.
 

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Thierno Olory-Togbé
Senior Legal Counsel

Thierno Olory-Togbé is a Senior Legal Counsel at the African Legal Support Facility. He has been with the ALSF since April 2015.
 

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Nchimunya Ndulo
Legal Counsel

Nchimunya Ndulo is a Legal Counsel at the African Legal Support Facility. She has been with the ALSF since February 2015. Ms. Ndulo works with the Office of the Director and the Projects Team.

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Hélène Nse Eyène
Legal Associate

Hélène Nse Eyène is a Legal Associate at the African Legal Support Facility. She has been with the Facility since April 2015.
 

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Nancy Ampiah
Operations Assistant

Nancy Ampiah is an Assistant with the Projects team.

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Abdoul Karim Kabèlè Camara
AMLA Project Coordinator and Counsel

Abdoul Karim Kabèlè Camara is the African Mining Legislation Atlas (AMLA) Project Coordinator and Counsel at the African Legal Support Facility (ALSF).

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Ronald Tafadzwa Chari
Junior Legal Consultant

Ronald Tafadzwa Chari is a Junior Legal Consultant at the African Legal Support Facility. He has been with the Facility since March 2016.

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Institutional Team

The Institutional Team assists in the management of the corporate secretariat including providing services to the Management Board, Governing Council and Donors. The Institutional Team is also responsible for issues related to the governance of the institution with all member states and participating institutions.

Mukazi Kayitenkore
Senior Legal Counsel

Mukazi Kayitenkore is a Senior Legal Counsel at the African Legal Support Facility. She has been with the ALSF since May 2015, and previously from January 2011 until June 2013.

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Franck Angelo Tella
Finance Advisor

Franck Tella is a Finance and Administration Specialist at the African Legal Support Facility. He joined the ALSF in January 2014.
 

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Imen Mejai
Director’s Assistant

Imen Mejai is an Assistant to the Director.

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Christine Ohanson
Administrative Assistant

Christine Ohanson is an Administrative Assistant with the Institutional team.

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Roseline Konan Diama
Office Assistant

Roseline Diama is an Assistant with the Institutional team.

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