TEARS Advisor – Dr. h.c. Carolyne Akinyi Opinde
Founder and CEO, The NGO Whisperer™
Dr. Carolyne Akinyi Opinde is an award-winning global consultant, social innovator and Founder and CEO of The NGO Whisperer™ providing technical support to Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) in Africa, Europe, North America, Latin America, and the Caribbean so they can successfully impact people’s lives.
Dr. Opinde believes that socio-economic development within low-income communities can be achieved by “Connecting People, Raising Funds, and Impacting Lives™”.
Dr. Opinde is a seasoned Resource Mobilisation Specialist and a certified Project Management Professional with over 15 years’ experience in the nonprofit sector. Her knowledge and expertise in international development has impacted communities across the globe. She has raised over US$ 100 million and managed various projects worth US$ 20+ million.