Susanne Manns holds a Masters in Applied Linguistics for English and Spanish with 10 years experience in the acquisition, management and monitoring of international development co-operation projects in various sectors. In particular, she has been responsible for proposal and project management of GIZ, KfW, EU and DFID funded projects in Africa, Asia, and Eastern Europe.
As Head of the Area of Competence Health Facilities and Services, Susanne is responsible for the implementation of the company's strategic objectives, the overall co-ordination and supervision of the team members in this Area of Competence and an efficient resource planning, especially for proposal development and project management.
In addition, she is in charge of the establishment and co-ordination of a procurement unit within this Area of Competence. This serves as a technical unit for all questions related to the procurement of goods, services and works in the health sector relevant for international consultancy services provided to donor organisations as well as public institutions and private clients.