Team

Team

Who we are
Matthew Gamser
CEO
Matthew Gamser is CEO of the SME Finance Forum. He has over 35 years’ experience in private enterprise and financial sector development. He has...
Nadia Afrin
Head of Communications
Nadia Afrin oversees communications and knowledge management at the SME Finance Forum. She brings over 12 years of experience in strategic and...
Marie-Sarah Chataing
Communications
Marie-Sarah Chataing oversees the daily editorial update of the SME Finance Forum website. She is also involved with events and webinar organization...
Hye Ji Kim
Research
Hye Ji Kim works on member relations and event coordination at the SME Finance Forum. She has over three years’ experience working on SME development...
Minerva Kotei
Financial Sector Specialist
Minerva Kotei leads the Women’s Entrepreneurship Finance work at the SME Finance Forum. She has over 18 years’ experience in emerging markets...
Farah Siddique
Communications
Farah Siddique oversees online communications at the SME Finance Forum. She has over 8 years’ experience in online marketing, content management and...
Hourn Thy
Head of Operations
Hourn Thy facilitates the delivery of the SME Finance Forum objectives and activities including the implementation of G20 SME finance challenge and...
Lechi Zhang
Member Relations Core
Lechi Zhang oversees member relations at the SME Finance Forum. He started his career in private sector development in 2007 as the Head...
Yangyang  Zhou
Data Specialist
Yangyang Zhou is in charge of data analysis and data visualization for the SME Finance Forum. She has a Master’s degree in Finance from University of...