Sokhuy Lay

Technical Assistance Manager, RISE

Cambodia
Regional Investment Support for Entrepreneurs (RISE)

Sokhuy has joined Swisscontact Cambodia since December 2017 as Technical Assistance (TA) Facility Manager of Regional Investment Support for Entrepreneurs (RISE) platform. Her responsibility is the management of TA facility. Before that, Sokhuy worked as Program Officer in charge of the cooperation of Japan’s official development assistance in private and economic sector at Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) in Cambodia for three years. Sokhuy mainly supported trade facilitation and SMEs promotion cooperation program, and she also was tasked to follow up the Marco-economic development in Cambodia and to provide constant analytical macroeconomic inputs for JICA whole operational management.  

Sokhuy currently holds two B.A degrees in Accounting and International Relations. For Master’s degree, she is major in Peace and Development at Pannasastra University of Cambodia. She used to be selected as the exchange student to study in Japan, Osaka University in the field of International Public Policy for six months.