Sanan Aliyev

Events and Communications Officer

Sanan oversees the development and delivery of an exciting series of events and related communications activities to engage and inform existing and new audiences about the work of the Aga Khan Foundation (AKF) and the broader Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN). Along with the assisting Head of Communications in events and outreach activities, Sanan also supports the Programmes & Partnerships team in creating donor and partner related communications products.

Sanan joined AKF in 2019 with a prior eight years’ experience working across the charity, creative and cultural sectors in the UK and internationally. He holds a BA in Oriental Studies from Baku State University and an MA in International Liaison and Communications from the Diplomatic Academy of London, University of Westminster.  Sanan speaks four languages including English, Azerbaijani, Turkish, and Russian.