Daniel Bourdanné served on staff with IFES in Francophone Africa for 16 years, including 11 years as the Regional Secretary. He has served as IFES General Secretary since 2007. He will be stepping down from this position at World Assembly 2019.
Sabine Kalthoff Germany
Sabine has served as Secretary for Scripture Engagement since 2011. She travels globally across the IFES network to inspire and promote good practice in Scripture Engagement.
Dr Hwa Yung Malaysia
Hwa Yung was the bishop of the Methodist Church in Malaysia from 2004–2012. He has had leadership roles in two theological colleges, as well as in the Lausanne Movement and the Oxford Centre for Mission Studies. He is the Honorary President of IFES.
Alejandra Ortiz Mexico
Alejandra is a regional staff member for COMPA México. She loves working with students and staff, leading them into loving the Scriptures and understanding them in relation to the whole of life. Ale loves drinking coffee, chai, travelling, walking and writing in her blog about theology and life.
Frank Chikane South Africa
Frank was formerly the Director General in the offices of President Nelson Mandela and General Secretary of the South African Council of Churches. As a student he was an SCO South Africa leader. He recently spoke at Masiye – a student mission conference in South Africa.
Dr David Zac Niringiye Uganda
David has served as IFES Regional Secretary for the EPSA region and as Assistant Bishop in the Diocese of Kampala. Since 2012 he has been serving the causes of social justice and good governance in Uganda.
Dr Chris Wright United Kingdom
Chris is the International Ministries Director of Langham Partnership. Formerly the principal of All Nations Christian College in England, Chris now writes and speaks internationally on the relevance of the Old Testament to Christian mission and ethics.
Dr Mamusha Fenta Ethiopia
Mamusha is a Bible expositor and regularly speaks at church and EvaSUE conferences in Ethiopia. He currently leads a ministry that supports Christian leadership development, and plants churches across the country and surrounding region.
Augustin Ahoga Benin
Augustin was formerly the General Secretary of GBEEB Benin and has served as Regional Secretary for Francophone Africa from 2007. He is involved in training young leaders in Francophone Africa at the African Centre for Contemporary Christianity (CACC) in Côte d'Ivoire.
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