Ana Vinambres

Ana Vinambres

Head of ProjectGIZ Nigeria

Competitiveness project – NICOP Part of GIZ Nigeria Pro-poor Growth and Promotion of Employment in Nigeria Programme -SEDIN


Ana Vinambres is the Head of Project at GIZ Nigeria Competitiveness Project – NICOP a part of GIZ Nigeria’s Pro-Poor Growth and Promotion of Employment in Nigeria Programme – SEDIN.

Ana has over 25 years of successful, international experience, at Senior Director/CEO/Team Leader level: from managing vital donor programs in developing countries to launching multi-country high tech start-ups in Europe (now worth over €4 billion) and running manufacturing sites in Africa.

In the area of economic growth, private sector development and vocational training, Ana has directed complex donor programs with multiple stakeholders, large client portfolios, various technical components, and numerous locations with a clear focus on gender and inclusiveness and with remarkable leadership. 

Over the years, Ana has served as a Team Leader for the Department for International Development (DFID), Mafita, Project Director, Prosperity Fund and Senior Consultant at the World Bank.