CARE Cambodia is managed by experienced and diverse senior management team. We believe in tackling the underlying causes of poverty and social justice to bring lasting changes to the lives of vulnerable women and girls in Cambodia.

Meet our Senior Management Team at CARE Cambodia.

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Country Director

Sovattha Neou is the country director of CARE International in Cambodia. She is responsible for overall CARE International’s development and humanitarian program in country office of Cambodia.


Sovattha Neou has almost two decades of international development and program management experience with a focus on livelihood enhancement, good governance, and gender equality. She holds a Master’s degree in Production Chain Management from Van Hall Larenstein University in the Netherlands.

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Deputy Country Director

Jan Noorlander is the Deputy Country Director of CARE International in Cambodia. With over 20 years of experience working in Cambodia, Jan joined CARE in 2002 and worked the first decade in the northeast of Cambodia on programs for Indigenous people.


Currently based in Phnom Penh, Jan oversees a large portfolio of projects consisting of inclusive governance, women’s economic empowerment, life free from violence, and workers well-being and education. He leads on program quality by managing the Country Office’s the senior program managers and the technical advisors on MEAL and education, with a particular focus on CARE’s goal of strengthening gender equality and women’s voice.



Deputy Country Director
Program Support

Sokkheang Meng is the Deputy Country Director for Program Support at CARE International in Cambodia. Sokkheang is in charge of overall CARE’s program support. He is managing CARE business included Finance and operations. He brings an extensive experience over 17-years in finance and support services from various local and international development organisations into the management role in CARE structure.

Sokkheang hold a postgraduate degree in Finance and Accounting, and he is currently studying CPA Australia toward the Certificate of public accountant. 



Deputy Finance Director

Sopanha Yin is the Deputy finance Director of CARE International in Cambodia. Sopanha is responsible for managing the overall CARE Cambodia mission budget and country office financial management. She has 18-year experience in Administration and Finance with various international development organisations, private sector, international agency and embassy.

Sopanha holds a bachelor degree in Economics, specialising in Enterprise Management, and she is working toward ACCA qualification from UK.


Sokchan Phoeurn

Senior Program Manager
Inclusive Governance and Social Accountability

Sokchan Phoeurn is the Senior Program Manager for Inclusive Governance and Social Accountability at CARE International in Cambodia. Sokchan oversees financial and program management , provides technical support to staff and local NGO partners to effectively implement CARE’s program quality strategies relating to social accountability frameworks, good governance, poverty alleviation, gender transformative, women’s empowerment and marginalised ethnic minorities. He has over 10 years of experience working in good governance and policy research.


Sokchan holds a Master’s Degree in Development Management from Khon Kaen University of Thailand and a BA in Sociology at the Royal University of Phnom Penh, Cambodia. 



Senior Human Resource Manager

Danet Seng is the Senior Human Resource Manager of CARE International in Cambodia. Danet works across the different functions of human resources such as recruitment and selection, compensation and benefits, staff’s capacity building, employee relation, staff’s performance and talent management. Before staring her work with CARE Cambodia, she has more than 6 year experienced in HR field within local and international organisation included two years in management.

Danet is holding a Master Degree of Business Administration from Pannasastra University of Cambodia.



Gender Advisor

Sophoan Chan is the gender advisor of CARE International in Cambodia. Sophoan is responsible for supporting CARE Cambodia's work to promote gender equality and women's empowerment by raising visibility with staff and partners, providing strategic guidance and gender-transformative approaches for program development and implementation, and leading capacity building for external stakeholders.

Sophoan has more than 11 years experience working on women empowerment and gender equality at all levels. She holds a BA of accounting and taking Master Degree in International Relations on Peace and Development at Panasastra University of Cambodia.

Our Stories and Videos

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