As Director of Strategy, Irfan is responsible for leading the strategy and planning processes that help Nutrition International define and progress towards its corporate objectives. He also oversees a portfolio of special projects aimed at building the organizational capabilities that Nutrition International needs to meet the challenges and opportunities of the future.
Serving as part of the President’s Office, Irfan focuses on supporting coordination across units and countries and facilitates the Executive Team’s engagements with Nutrition International’s Board of Directors. As a member of the Executive Management Committee, Irfan provides strategic advice and operational support to teams across the organization to help ensure the effective implementation of corporate priorities.
Irfan has a background in management consulting and over a decade of experience in development. A deep generalist, he has worked on issues of economic, social, and political development across Africa and Asia. Irfan also has experience serving within the UN system and leading a grassroots human rights organization.
Irfan holds a Masters in Public Policy from Harvard University and a Bachelors degree in Government and Economics from the London School of Economics and Political Science.