Nasibu Sareva

Executive Director
(612) 877-8263

Joining ADC in 2006, Nasibu has held positions from Business Lender to Chief Financial Officer. As a long-time member of the ADC management team, he displayed substantial insight and direction regarding the operations of ADC, and worked with the Founding Executive Director and other management members to increase efficiencies and impact of ADC programming. Nasibu also supervised the finance unit, oversaw the operations of the lending portfolio, and was the chief financial spokesperson for the organization.

As the Executive Director, Nasibu is the lead in all strategic and tactical matters as they relate to budget management, cost benefit analysis, forecasting, and administrative processes. Mr. Sareva will also continue to oversee ADC’s lending program, as well as the other products and services of the ADC Business Development Department. Additionally, Nasibu will oversee all financial and administrative responsibilities, and play the key role in partnerships with community leaders, practitioners, and supporters of ADC.

Nasibu brings a wealth of experience and wide-ranging knowledge to the African Development Center. Prior to joining ADC, Mr. Sareva worked at Pricewaterhouse-Coopers as a Field Researcher. He has also worked as an administrative assistant, business analyst and staff accountant for various organizations. He has been certified in 2008 as an Economic Development Finance Professional by the National Development Council. A native of Tanzania, he holds a BA in accounting from the IIU in Malaysia, and an MBA in accounting from Lincoln University in Jefferson City, Missouri.