Staff: Poku Osei – Babbasa CEO

Staff: Poku Osei – Babbasa CEO

Poku Pipim Osei (BA, PGCert, MSc) is a respected social entrepreneur and the Founder and CEO of award-winning youth empowerment organisation, Babbasa. Poku relocated to Bristol from Ghana in 2008. Until that point, his professional experiences had been in the private...
Staff: Stara Hendricks – Babbasa TV Assistant

Staff: Stara Hendricks – Babbasa TV Assistant

, My name is Stara, I host for Babbasa TV and help to coordinate, film and edit Babbasa TV content! If I was to describe myself, I would say I am a creative person who loves to come up with ideas. I would also say I’m passionate about my work and really enjoy...
Staff: Sangeetha Wynter – Training and Inclusion Manager

Staff: Sangeetha Wynter – Training and Inclusion Manager

I previously worked in education for 6 years as a qualified teacher, and fancied a new direction. The work Babbasa really intrigued and inspired me, and I knew straight away I wanted to be a part of this journey. My role is very people-centred, which I really enjoy as...
Staff: Kate La Tour – Head of Development

Staff: Kate La Tour – Head of Development

I lead on fundraising and building partnerships with employers and organisations to offer opportunities; and in turn support them to understand the needs of diverse young people entering the world of work. I joined Babbasa in March, just at the beginning of lockdown....
Staff: Husnaa Ahsan- Placement Lead

Staff: Husnaa Ahsan- Placement Lead

  Hello, I’m Husnaa. My job as Placement Programme Lead is to prepare, place and support our young people into the world of work. I run a number of pre-recruitment workshops with our participants to provide coaching and mentoring, and more importantly, to ensure...