Taskina Hadi

Head of Finance

Taskina Hadi is Alfanar's Head of Finance. She is a Chartered Certified Accountant and brings over 15 years of expertise in key finance roles within the INGO, International Development, and Research sectors. With a decade-long focus on donor reporting, fund management and Budgeting, she has managed contracts with notable entities such as FCDO, EU, Gates Foundation, SIDA, GAC, USAID, and the Global Fund.

Her impactful contributions include serving as Finance Controller at the Swiss Development Corporation, contributing to SDG goals in for Bangladesh at the United Nations (UNDP), and overseeing financial impacts on regional grants in Latin America, the Caribbean, and the Middle East at Care International and Save the Children (UK).

Taskina, an expatriate and former Head of the Budgeting Team at an international health research centre in Dhaka, Bangladesh, most recently collaborated closely with the conservation team at the Zoological Society of London, a 200-year-old international conservation charity where her Financial portfolio was Nepal, India and Thailand.

Beyond her professional roles, she serves as a board member for a UK charity providing essential antenatal and postnatal care to underprivileged women in Bangladesh.