Country Director

Keith is an expert humanitarian relief and development practitioner with 16 years’ experience of leading teams in a wide variety of complex, dynamic and challenging field operations across Asia, Africa and the Middle East. He previously worked in Myanmar supporting the humanitarian response after Cyclone Nargis. Keith has been Country Director with MA-UK since July 2019. Prior to joining MA-UK, his experience ranged from INGO’s such as CARE, NRC, Concern Worldwide, Solidarities International, iMMAP, and the United Nations. He is an experienced leader with a creative and adaptive approach to supervisory management of diverse teams. He holds a master’s degree in Natural Hazards and Geographical Information Systems. His extensive international experience includes working in Myanmar, Sudan, Senegal, Mali, Niger, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Iraq, Turkey, Jordan, Lebanon, Yemen, Syria, and Thailand.

Head of Operations

Lalfakmawia brings more than 15 years of experiences in managing HR, administration and finance department in different organizations. He has been working at the Senior Management level since 2015 in humanitarian sector. Before joining MA-UK, he worked at ADRA Myanmar, Rosa-Luxemburg Stiftung and Prospect Burma. His experiences in supporting and leading emergency response, education, WASH, food security, livelihood programmes for relieving the suffering of people and sustainable development of communities are great asset. He is committed to be a blessing for people in need.

Head of Programme
Noi Liemkham is a humanitarian aid worker and has been working for the past 13 years with many INGOs and UN organizations in different countries such as DPR Korea, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, Kenya, Sudan, Thailand, Cambodia and Myanmar. Experienced in programmes, operations and field activity management in international development and humanitarian aids programmes. She has been working in Myanmar since 2008 cyclone nargis and joined MA-UK in early 2020. She has strong commitment on needs responds and equivalent working experiences in related fields. She believes that together we can make a difference.
Area Manager
Jezeer Hameed is a “social housing” expert with 15 years’ experience with UN organizations and INGOs. He previously worked for UN-Habitat, Sri Lanka as Deputy Project Manager-Programme managing post-conflict human settlements initiatives through people centered approach. Jezeer, also supported UN-Habitat South Sudan programme to develop “community engagement strategies” through short assignments. He possesses first-hand experience in post conflict humanitarian interventions involving designing, implementing, monitoring and evaluation of donor funded projects. Jezeer holds a Masters’ degree in Development Studies and Public Policy and Post-graduate diplomas in Humanitarian Leadership and Conflict Resolution and Peace Preparedness.