Business Development Manager
Jenny has a Masters degree in International development with a focus on gender and women’s economic empowerment from SOAS, London and joined SDDirect in May 2019 as Business Development Manager.
Jenny manages business development opportunities for SDDirect across a range of clients and portfolios, working closely with technical team members to ensure the submission of high-quality proposals and fostering partnerships with new partners, clients and consultants.
Jenny joined SDDirect from CARE International UK, where she was responsible for institutional fundraising, working closely with CARE country offices and CARE global technical teams, coordinating and developing large and complex high-quality bids across various thematic areas including; women’s economic empowerment, sexual and reproductive health, GBV, climate change adaptation and resilience as well as inclusive governance.
Jenny brings business development experience as well as experience working in Nepal, Bangladesh, Myanmar, Philippines and Zimbabwe. Jenny is a Swedish national and in her spare time likes to spend time with family and friends, read, and travel.