Our People

Meet the people who work for us and bring about lasting change.

Senior Leadership Team, Cambodia

Colm Byrne

CEO International Operations

Colm Byrne

CEO International Operations



Colm has been living in Cambodia for over nine years and is a qualified teacher in Ireland. He joined SeeBeyondBorders in July 2017 and since July 2022 Colm has led SeeBeyondBorders Cambodia as CEO International Operations.

Pheung Pov

Managing Director

Pheung Pov

Managing Director



With over 15 years in Education, Pov joined SeeBeyondBorders in 2013. He became Country Manager in 2017 and recently was appointed as Managing Director, after returning from completing his Master of Education at Mary Immaculate College in Ireland.

Lok Taing Im

General Manager Shared Services

Lok Taing Im

General Manager Shared Services



As General Manager Shared Services, Taing Im oversees Human Resources, Engagement, IT and Compliance. She is also responsible for Child Protection and Safeguarding at SeeBeyondBorders.

Blung Phath

General Manager Programs

Blung Phath

General Manager Programs



General Manager Programs Joining SeeBeyondBorders in 2013, Phath is now General Manager of Programs. Prior to assuming this position, he has been Country Manager, Operations Manager and Project Manager for Angkor Thom.

Staff in Cambodia

Phan Sophen

Education Specialist

Phan Sophen

Education Specialist



Sophen has worked in the Cambodian educational sector since 2004. Joining SeeBeyondBorders in 2011, he is now the Education Specialist, leading the development of digital resources and teacher training.

Lula Belinfante

General Manager Fundraising

Lula Belinfante

General Manager Fundraising



Lula has been fundraising for NGOs in Cambodia since 2018. She joined SeeBeyondBorders in early 2021, as the General Manager of Fundraising.

Phan SreyPhet

Project Manager – Educational Changemaker & PIKT

Phan SreyPhet

Project Manager – Educational Changemaker & PIKT



Sreyphet joined SeeBeyondBorders in February 2021 with over 10 years experience in Education. She facilitates the changemakers project as well as implementing and monitoring the PIKT research collaboration.

Rith Sarakk

Educational Program Design Lead

Rith Sarakk

Educational Program Design Lead



Sarakk joined SeeBeyondBorders in January 2024 in Siem Reap as the Educational Program Design Lead...

Nel Ratana

IT and Facilities Manager

Nel Ratana

IT and Facilities Manager



Ratana is from the north of Cambodia, he pursued his bachelor degree of Information Teachnology in 2009 in Siem Reap Province. Ratana has started with SBBC on May 2018 as the IT and Digital Content Manager and has been IT and Facilities Manager since July 2023.

Khlang Kim Ann

Program and Executive Support Officer

Khlang Kim Ann

Program and Executive Support Officer



Kim Ann started with SeeBeyondBorders in November 2023 as a Program and Executive Support Officer after working with PEPY Empowering Youth for 7 years. She will provide high level executive support to assist the Managing Director and implemention of program design.

Derek Culligan

Chief Financial Officer / General Manager HR

Derek Culligan

Chief Financial Officer / General Manager HR



Derek has been living in Cambodia since 2016. He has joined SeeBeyondBorders in October 2019 and is now Chief Financial Officer working with both national and international staff and tax and labour regulations.

Heng Khanchna

Project Manager – Literacy

Heng Khanchna

Project Manager – Literacy



SeeBeyondBorders at the end of 2019 as a Teaching Support Officer. In 2021, she became Literacy Project Manager, facilitating the project based in Battambang.

Bunn Limon

Engagement Coordinator

Bunn Limon

Engagement Coordinator



Limon joined SeeBeyondBorders in October 2020 and is based in Battambang. She is responsible for planning and producing quality internal and external communications.

Kian Marrian

Compliance and Communications Mentor

Kian Marrian

Compliance and Communications Mentor



Prior to joining SeeBeyondBorders in August 2022, Kian has worked in Education in Cambodia since 2018. He is now working to mentor the Communications and Compliance teams.

Hoeu Chantoeu

Finance Manager

Hoeu Chantoeu

Finance Manager



Chantoeu joined SeeBeyondBorders as an intern in August 2018. She then became our Finance and Admin Officer for 4 years before becoming the Finance Manager now based in Siem Reap.

Ron Roeun

Senior Fundraising Officer

Ron Roeun

Senior Fundraising Officer



Roeun joined SeeBeyondBorders in June 2023 as a Senior Fundraising Officer, supporting international and national fundraising functions between Cambodia, Ireland, the UK and Australia.

Khann Phearith

Engagement Manager

Khann Phearith

Engagement Manager



Phearith joined SeeBeyondBorders as an intern in May 2018. He is now the Engagement Manager, overseeing the production and quality assurance of all SeeBeyondBorders communications. .

Rom Phat

Finance and Admin​ Assistant

Rom Phat

Finance and Admin​ Assistant



Sreyphat joined SeeBeyondBorders in October 2022. She is based in our Siem Reap Office and has extensive experience working in both Finance and Administration for private companies.

Surt Phenhchet

Engagement Officer

Surt Phenhchet

Engagement Officer



Phenhchet joined SeeBeyondBorders in August 2022. He works with Engagement team throughout all stages of the creative process and provides intermittent support in international engagement and project-based activities.

Rin Makara

HR Manager

Rin Makara

HR Manager



Makara joined SeeBeyondBorders in August 2019. She responsible for all aspects of HR Procedures and their implementation in Cambodia, working with both Cambodian and international staff.

Long Kimhun

Finance and Admin Officer

Long Kimhun

Finance and Admin Officer



Kimhun joined SeeBeyondBorders in January 2021. She supports Finance and Administration work based in Battambang.

Lon Borey

Project Manager – Educational Technology

Lon Borey

Project Manager – Educational Technology



Borey joined SeeBeyondBorders in February 2022 in Battambang as the Project Manager for Educational Technology. He has 12 years of experience working for NGOs in Cambodia.

Loeuy Sreyrov

Teaching Development Officer

Loeuy Sreyrov

Teaching Development Officer



Sreyrov joined SeeBeyondBorders as a Changemaker- graduating in January 2023 after completing the two year program. She is now a Teaching Development Officer for the Transform Education project based at Kralanh District.

Chea Virak

Districts Manager

Chea Virak

Districts Manager



Virak has extensive experience, working both with organisations in Cambodia and in education. He joined us in November 2023 as the Districts Manager based in Srei Snam.

Nat Phanhasak

Educational IT Support Officer

Nat Phanhasak

Educational IT Support Officer



With a dual degree of English and Information Technology, Panhasak joined SeeBeyondBorders as the Educational IT Support Officer in Battambang in January 2022. He assists in Digital Resources development and technological support for teachers.

Kang Sambor

Teaching Development Officer-General

Kang Sambor

Teaching Development Officer-General



Sambor brings almost 10 years experience in the education sector to SeeBeyondBorders. She is currently a Teaching Development Officer focusing on facilitating workshops for continuous professional development.

Ou Ten

Teaching Development Officer

Ou Ten

Teaching Development Officer



With over four years of experience in education in Siem Reap, Ten has completed a Bachelor Degree in TESOL from Pannasastra University of Cambodia. Ten started in November 2023 as a Teaching Development Officer in Srei Snam District, Siem Reap Province.

Dy Lida

Teaching Development Officer-Educational Changemaker

Dy Lida

Teaching Development Officer-Educational Changemaker



Lida joined SeeBeyondBorders as a Changemaker- graduating in January 2023 after completing the two year program. She is now a Teaching Development Officer for the Changemaker project, based in our Battambang office.

Bunn Ly Mey

Engagement Support and Translator

Bunn Ly Mey

Engagement Support and Translator



Ly Mey is a student of Global Studies at Thammasat University. She joined in June 2023 and is now an Engagement Support and Translator, working to enhance and improve engagement input and translation of documents.

Rishi Subramanian

Volunteer

Rishi Subramanian

Volunteer



Rishi joined us in October 2023 as a volunteer intern supporting the Engagement team in Cambodia. Rishi is a student from Princeton University where he will continue his studies next year.

Loeuy Reak

Cleaner

Loeuy Reak

Cleaner



Reak joined SeeBeyondBorders in July 2022 as the office cleaner for our Siem Reap office.

Lok Rachany

Cleaner

Lok Rachany

Cleaner



Rachany joined SeeBeyondBorders in April 2023 as the office cleaner for our Battambang office.