Ben Boxer

Director of Corporate Services

Ben Boxer joined the World Agroforestry Centre, as Director of Corporate Services, in October 2016. He works closely with the Director General, the Senior Leadership Team and Board of Trustees, providing financial advice and overseeing macro-financial planning and analysis and financial and budgetary controls. Corporate Services, as an enabling function also covers the operational management of the Nairobi campus and other regional and country offices, staff safety and security, information technology, management information systems and contract/grant management. Ben holds a degree in commerce from the University of Adelaide and is a Certified Practising Accountant (Australia) with 20 years of work experience in commerce and in the not-for-profit sector. Ben has worked in Australia, the United Kingdom, Southeast Asia and East Africa. Most recently he was Regional Finance Director for Save the Children in East and Southern Africa.