Aishat has worked in the not-for-profit sector for more than 20 years. She joined Media Defence in 2016, and is leading the Finance and Operations cluster. Prior to joining Media Defence, Aishat worked for more than 10 years at Voluntary Service Overseas (VSO) as Management Accountant and then Financial Accountant, and also as part of the Internal Audit team. She subsequently joined Concern Universal, where she led the Finance and Administration teams of The Gambia and subsequently, Nigeria offices, and later joined the UK office as International Finance Manager. Aishat holds an MSc in Finance and Administration and an Advanced Diploma in Management Accounting from Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA). She is also an Associate member of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators (ICSA).