Reeta Roy

A strong believer in listening, Reeta can often be found visiting communities reached through the Foundation’s work to better understand people’s lives.

Reeta’s childhood growing up in Malaysia helped her to develop her capacity to listen and the empathy with which she approaches the Foundation’s work. Reeta was a beneficiary of scholarships that allowed her to complete her education and mentors continue to support her growth as a leader.

Reeta is a member of the African Transformation Leadership Panel and is regularly called upon by regional bodies in Africa such as the African Center for Economic Transformation to advocate for solutions for youth employment.




Reeta’s biography

Get to Know Reeta

Reeta Roy Remarks at AGRF 2019 Presidential Summit

Reeta speaks at the keynote session on Advancing the Continental Agenda.

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Interview with Reeta Roy in New African

Reeta explains how the Foundation’s Young Africa Works strategy is designed to help create 30M new jobs by 2030.

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The Continent’s Youthful Dynamism Set to Make This an African Century

Reeta on the defining issue of our time – the future of work.

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Reeta Roy’s Ripple Effect

Reeta profiled in The Toronto Star.

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Reeta Roy’s Remarks from the Young Africa Works Launch

Reeta launches new strategy focused on youth employment.

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Reeta addresses leaders on economic transformation in Africa.

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