Elvira Ferreira joined the African Innovation Foundation (AIF) in 2016 as Administrative Assistant for the Social Impact Program for Angola (SIPA). Her key responsibility is to provide high-level administrative support to the Country Director and the Angola office. Elvira has more than 30 years’ experience working in the Executive Secretariat and Administration field in Angola, Portugal and Brazil. She is a team player who has worked for organizations such as Schlumberger and SNV in Angola.
Prior to joining AIF, Elvira served as a Board Member for a successful company in Fortaleza, Brazil, responsible for supervising the company’s support staff. Elvira recognizes that development is of great importance for Angola’s future; she is looking forward to helping AIF bring out the best in its projects.