Our Team

Social development specialists with decades of
International development sector experience

Our Team

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Anisha Saggu

Technical Analyst

Anisha joined SDDirect in October 2021 as a Technical Analyst, with a focus on the Governance and Inclusive Societies portfolio. She is a key resource person for the Disability Inclusion Helpdesk, which has an ever-growing pipeline of work.

Anisha has nearly two years of experience within the international development sector. Her experience to date cuts across our technical team including girls education, health, climate change, with country experience in Mozambique, Kenya, Uganda, Bangladesh, Nigeria and Ghana. She has key skills in Business Development, Project Management, Research, M&E and communications. Anisha’s previous experience includes providing Monitoring and Evaluation assistance to the Sustainable Energy, Access and Gender (SEAG) Final Evaluation and the Evaluation of Strategic Approaches to Girls Education (STAGE). Anisha has also Project Managed 1 World Bank and 2 large FCDO programmes.

Anisha achieved first class honours in an Integrated Master’s degree in Geography from the University of Birmingham and studied at the National University of Singapore as part of an exchange year. She is currently completing her Social Development MA at the University of Sussex, with a specific focus on Gender.  

In her spare time, Anisha enjoys anything active, going to live music events and spending time with her family and friends.