1994, co-founded the African Foundation for Development (AFFORD) in London to mobilize and harness the African Diaspora's resources for Africa's development. 2008, co-founded AFFORD Sierra Leone. Ran AFFORD UK for 10 years until 2008. 2010 and 2012, Senior Adviser to the governments of Mexico and Mauritius, respective Chairs-in-Office of the Global Forum on Migration and Development (GFMD). Currently working as a consultant across Africa and the UK to advance private sector/human mobility for Africa's development with the aim of creating jobs and ensuring inclusive growth.