Contracts and Finance Manager
South African Medical Research Council
Cuthbert is an experienced Fellow Chartered Accountant (FCCA) certified by the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) in the United Kingdom. He is also a holder of an honours bachelor of science degree in applied accounting awarded by Oxford Brookes University in the United Kingdom. He joins the MRC-Gender & Health Research Unit’s “What Works Global Programme” with 10 years proven progressive work experience in financial management gained from regional and international organisations in Uganda, South Africa, Zimbabwe and the United Kingdom. The bulk of his experience has focused on the NGO sector where he has supported various multi-donor funded projects such as; “Consortium for Elections and Political Process Strengthening (CEPPS) III” program funded by USAID and implemented by the International Republican Institute (IRI) in Uganda and Zimbabwe; Psycho-social care and support service delivery for families caring for orphans and vulnerable children in KwaZulu-Natal Province” funded by USAID and implemented by the Regional Psycho-Social Support Initiative (REPSSI) working with both the National and Provincial Department of Social Development in South Africa; Advocacy and mainstreaming of Psycho-social support initiatives implemented by REPSSI and funded by Swiss Agency for Development and Corporation (SDC), Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA) and the Novartis Foundation for Sustainability Development (NFSD); Multi-donor funded interventions implemented by Restless Development, a youth-led development agency in the United Kingdom operating in Africa and Asia.