Board of Trustees | Africa Internship Academy

Our Board of Trustees

Augustine Blay

Augustine Blay is a technologist, a public speaker and an author. Among his passions are improving the economic and political state of Ghana using technology. He is also passionate about amplifying the voice and experiences of the African young leaders.

Augustine Blay

Elizabeth Bintliff

Elizabeth Bintliff is the CEO of JA (Junior Achievement) Africa. She is a development professional with 17 years of experience working in developing countries and emerging economies.

Elizabeth Bintliff

Peter Petrou

Peter Petrou is the Managing Partner at Aspen Morris Solicitors and an International Award Winning Lawyer who has won several awards for his International work. Peter has been described by Forbes as having "formidable high level political and business contacts throughout Europe, US, Middle-East and Africa and seen as the go to person when doing deals in Africa."

Peter Petrou

Abla Dzifa Gomashie

Abla Dzifa Gomashie is a native of Avoeme-Afloa in the Volta Region of Ghana. She was born on the 25th of July 1967 at Burma Camp in Accra. Dzifa holds a Master of Philosophy in African Studies from the University of Ghana and a Bachelor of Fine Arts with First Class Honors from the same University.

Abla Dzifa Gomashie

Carl Manlan

Carl Manlan holds a Master in Public Administration from Harvard Kennedy School. In 2015, he was awarded one of the highest civilian honours “Officier de l'Ordre du Mérite du Bénin” for his contribution to the improvement of health in the Republic of Benin. He is a 2016 Aspen New Voices Fellow.

Carl Manlan