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11 March 2020

Regional Lead for sub-Saharan Africa

Closing date

31.03.2020 5:00 pm

The Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance (CCAF) is establishing a global knowledge network of regional research collaborations that accelerates the creation and transfer of FinTech knowledge: the Cambridge Alternative Finance Collaboration Network (‘the Collaboration Network’).

Through a partnership with the CCAF on a sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) research collaboration, we are seeking a proven leader in the field of alternative finance/FinTech for the position of SSA Regional Lead in the Collaboration Network. The successful candidate will be responsible for the activation of the Collaboration Network in SSA, supervised directly by the CCAF at the University of Cambridge Judge Business School. This role will lead a regional research agenda, the management of key stakeholder relationships and communicating the outputs and impact of the SSA regional collaboration intra-regionally and inter-regionally.

Find the full job description and details on how to apply here. For inquiries please contact David Kruijff ( and Hunter Sims
( If interested, please submit your CV and cover letter, and mention your possible starting date.