Tawfeek Saeed is the Country Director for Yemen. Tawfeek has over nine years of managerial experience in technical assistance and development as a Deputy Country Director, Program Manager, Program Coordinator, Senior Project Manager, and Consultant. He has worked with Global Communities (GC) and Search for Common Ground (SFCG) overseeing and implementing various programs. In his current role as the Country Director in Yemen, he oversees CIVIC operations in Yemen and ensures the successful implementation of its mandate on the protection of civilians and civilian harm mitigation. Tawfeek brings extensive experience in peacebuilding, conflict management, social cohesion, community engagement, peace education, local governance, stabilization, dialogue, and development. He holds a PhD in Linguistics from the English and Foreign Languages University, India.