Suleiman Asman

Innovations for Poverty Action

Suleiman Asman is a Regional Director for IPA's country offices and programming in Africa. He previously served as Country Director for IPA's Kenya office, managing a portfolio of over 28 projects spanning agriculture, education, health, water and sanitation, and finance. He joined IPA in 2007 as Senior Evaluation Coordinator, rising to the role of Research Manager in 2012.

Suleiman has conducted research with professors from the most prestigious universities in the world and led policy-relevant partnerships with some of IPA Kenya's seminal studies, including the mobile money, M-Pesa study and the Multiple Use Water Systems study. Asman came to IPA from a research analyst background with numerous research organizations.

Researcher's Grant Projects

This project aims to understand the impacts of a light touch management training on small firms in Kenya.
Researchers: Tavneet Suri, John Van Reenen, Suleiman Asman, Jonathan Cook
Grants Round: 5th MRG Round
Country: Kenya