Mona has recently joined SFA as Operations Consultant. She brings over 15 years’ global experience in strategy development, voluntary sustainability standards and sustainability programmes in the corporate and not-for-profit sectors. For eight years she consulted to the GEO Foundation and AWS: Alliance for Water Stewardship on their governance, standards, assurance, and credibility systems. Mona has led the development and revision of four standards, developed a professional credentialing system and auditor training systems, and was an active member of the ISEAL Membership Committee; the technical committee for ISEAL members’ compliance and the ISEAL grievance system.
Previously Mona led the MENA team for Tetra Pak’s Food for Development Office, developing multi-stakeholder dairy value chain and social feeding programmes across 20 countries including Pakistan, Egypt, Yemen, Morocco, and Palestine. She has a first degree in Social Anthropology from the London School of Economics, and Postgrad. in Sustainable Business from the CPSL, University of Cambridge.