Sophia Qadir is a frontier and emerging market analyst at DAI’s Sustainable Business Group (SBG), where she provides transversal support across SBG’s technical portfolio. Sophia’s areas of focus include corporate social investment strategy design, proprietary local content software management and client support, entrepreneurship and enterprise development, and technical training.

Prior to working at DAI, Sophia worked at General Electric, where she managed large-scale diversity and STEM education initiatives. She also spent one year working at Maana Travel in Casablanca, Morocco, on the sales and business development side of a high-growth, startup focused on developing the tourism market in Morocco and the Maghreb.

Sophia has lived in four countries and speaks Arabic, French, Greek, and Spanish.



Chris MacDonald

Chris MacDonald is a supply chain management and procurement and contracting professional with 36 years of experience working for Shell International. He advises private-sector clients on local content development strategies for DAI’s Sustainable Business Group.

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