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Christian Makaya

Head of Finance

Park Management

Mr. Christian Makaya joined African Parks - RCA on 18th October 2020 in the capacity of Head of Finance. In this role, he reports to Mr. Olivier Blaise, General Manager, and he will have a functional link to Mr. Julien Roumy, Regional Finance Manager.

Christian oversees the financial activities and ensures the smooth running of the Finance Department by ensuring that grant administration processes are being adhered to, by supervising the recording, classifying and summarizing financial transactions, conducting treasury planning and so on.

On an academic front, Christian has a Master’s Degree in Economics and Management and has attended numerous finance related workshops. 

On a professional front, he has worked for different reputed organizations in different countries. He worked as Country Finance Director from 2015 to 2016 for Save The Children International in the Central African Republic and as the Finance & Administrative Director for International Medical Corps from 2016 to 2018 in the Central African Republic.