Ife Fanibi

Project manager, Green Economy Coalition, Shaping Sustainable Markets research group

Ife is an accomplished design manager with a wealth of experience leading and coordinating multidisciplinary teams, and ensuring successful project delivery. With a track record of successful project management and a passion for social impact, Ife is dedicated to using her skills and experiences to make a meaningful difference in the world.


Programme and project management; leadership and team management; financial management and reporting; design and architecture; stakeholder engagement; event management; communication and social media; diversity and inclusion.

Before IIED

  • Design manager, AECOM
  • Social value project coordinator, AECOM
  • Engineer, AECOM


  • MSc civil engineering, Coventry University
  • BSc civil engineering, Coventry University

Current work

As a Green Economy Coalition (GEC) project manager, Ife manages and coordinates independent projects for both the GEC and IIED's wider Shaping Sustainable Markets group, with a strong focus on financial administration, programme management and communications outreach.