Steve Mason is the Director of Programs for Aga Khan Foundation Canada, where he is responsible for managing a program portfolio spanning 20 countries, developing and maintainingrelationships with Canadian partners and providing intellectual and organizational leadership to the Foundation. Prior to joining AKFC, Steve was the founding Regional CEO of Aga Khan Foundation (West Africa), based in Bamako, Mali. Steve previously worked for AKF as the Manager of External Relations in Afghanistan and as the Regional Programme Manager in East Africa. Prior to joining the Foundation, he was Executive Director of the United Nations Association in Canada.
Steve has a Master’s degree in International Relations from the University of Cambridge and a B.Sc in Bio-Math from the University of New Brunswick.