Scott Hinkle


Scott provides strategic support and operational leadership across the company. He also is a Team Lead for Wasafiri’s Conflict & Extremism portfolio.  

As Wasafiri’s Head of Operations, Scott leads on support to our consultants and Wasafiri’s wider community. He seeks to continuously improve our processes and systems, to strengthen our approach to project management, and to lead on our oversight and management of risk.

Scott’s consultancy career has been driven by understanding the motivations and needs that drive social and organisational change in complex and conflict-affected environments. This passion has led him to work for NGOs, militaries, and governments in the US, Afghanistan, South Sudan and Kenya. Scott is an experienced Team Lead working on conflict, extremism, and community engagement across multiple countries in East Africa.