Head of DFID Kenya

Sarah Montgomery OBE

Sarah  Montgomery OBE



Sarah Montgomery OBE is acting Country Director for DFID Kenya, having joined the office as Deputy Head in October 2017. Between 2015 and 2017 she was Head of DFID Iraq based in Baghdad, and has previously held roles as head of the DFID Ukraine team, the Senior DFID Representative to the Helmand Provincial Reconstruction team, in the UK Government’s Stabilisation Unit on Libya and Syria, and as private secretary to the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government. Before joining the UK Civil Service in 2007, Sarah worked as a researcher in the House of Commons.

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Head of DFID Kenya

The Director of DFID country office has overall responsibility for the running of the office and its programmes.