MD, VAFA VEYSALOVA
Vafa Veysalova joined Gift of Life as Managing Director in July 2017.
Born to a multilingual family of scholars in Baku, Azerbaijan, Vafa has a doctorate degree in structural linguistics.
After building a distinguished career in communications working with the International Committee of the Red Cross, BBC World Service and Statoil, Norway’s national energy company, Vafa decided to leave the corporate world to join Gift of Life.
“With my daughter’s upcoming graduation from Columbia University, I feel I can leave the corporate world behind and apply my skills and expertise in a new area for me. I am very honoured to be joining Gift of Life, and look forward to contributing to its continuing success.”