Ms Ciara Vance

Project Manager

Background

Ciara is responsible for planning, co-ordination and financial management of SEBI projects in Ethiopia, Nigeria and Tanzania to reduce livestock mortality and improve animal health and productivity. She has extensive project management experience in the animal health development sector, as well as in the coordination and monitoring of multi-site and multi-country projects. Ciara holds a BSc (Hons) in Zoology from the University of Edinburgh. Prior to joining SEBI, Ciara worked for 15 years in the animal health product development industry, as a Study Director for a global contract research organisation. There, she managed pre-clinical and clinical trials for livestock species to support the development and international registration of veterinary pharmaceuticals, agrochemicals and feed additives.