Dina Saleh is the Regional Director of the Near East, North Africa and Europe Division (NEN) in IFAD. Before that, she was based in Cairo leading the IFAD’s Middle East and North Africa Hub as sub-regional Director. Saleh has over 20 years’ international experience in development projects and programmes in Eastern Europe, the Middle East, and North Africa, sub-Saharan Africa, and Asia. She also served as the Regional Portfolio Adviser for the Near East, North Africa and Europe Division.
Prior to joining IFAD in 2007, Saleh worked at the United Nations Office for Project Services in Nairobi, Tunis and Rome and with private sector companies. She holds an MSc from the University of London in Development Finance and a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from United States International University.