Tom Were has over 15 years’ experience working in the development sector both at the National and International sphere. He is at the moment a Director of SOS Children’s Villages in Kenya, and has previously been an associate of Strategic Connections (initial discussions are ongoing about eventual transition to Strategic Connections). He previously worked as the Head of Programs and Deputy to the CEO at KCDF for 6 years; Kenya Gatsby Charitable Trust (Now Kenya Market Trust) in a similar capacity for a period of 6 years.
Mr. Were’s areas of core competences and expertise include Business Development, Project Management; Leadership and Governance; Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning; Social Enterprises; Fundraising and Resources Mobilization; as well as strategic planning and performance evaluations. He holds a Masters in Strategic Management from Moi University.