Since its founding in 2012 in Afghanistan, ATR has grown from a two-person operation to company with over 40 full-time members that have completed projects in over 20 countries.

Anne Jasim-Falher

Founder & Managing Director

Anne Jasim-Falher, the Founder and Managing Director of ATR,  has over fifteen years’ experience in Afghanistan, including five years working in remote and insecure provinces.

Stéphane Nicolas

Partner & Director of Operations

Stéphane Nicolas has held leadership positions in conflict and post-conflict zones for a wide range of development agencies and donor organizations for most of the past 20 years.

Affiliated Consultants

Peter Bussian

Strategic Communications

For the past 25 years, Peter has served as an international development communications consultant and content producer with a focus on strategic communications as well as media production in developing countries – particularly in post-conflict settings.

Jane Griffiths

Senior Marketing & Product Development Specialist

Ms. Griffiths has over 20 years of experience in economic development in emerging economies in the artisan sector and eighteen years as a corporate high-end retail executive working collectively in over 60 countries.

Antonio Giustozzi

Afghan Politics & Access

Dr. Antonio Giustozzi is an independent researcher born in Ravenna, Italy, who took his PhD at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), Giustozzi is arguably the most studious and productive researcher and author on Afghan affairs.

Hadley Rose

Rule of Law

Hadley Rose is an international legal consultant with experience working in multiple countries and contexts, including Afghanistan where she was Chair of the Law Department at the American University of Afghanistan. Rose has strong legal and social sciences research and writing skills, which she utilizes to inform programming, policy, and advocacy efforts.

Sue Newport

Gender, Maternal Health & Vulnerable Groups

Sue Newport has over 20 years of expertise in family planning, sexual health, reproductive health, maternal health, gender and vulnerable groups programming. Newport is an experienced senior consultant, lecturer and writer with a wide range skills and experience.