Manual Thomas

Manual Thomas

Finance and Administration Director

About Manual Thomas

Manual Thomas is the Finance and Administration Director for the SHOPS Plus project and oversees program operations, compliance, finance, contracts, administration, and cost share tracking and reporting. He is a seasoned finance and contracts manager with almost 30 years of experience working in international development. He has sound knowledge of government regulations and is conversant with CFR, ADS, AIDAR, DSSR and FTR. His experience includes working on projects funded by USAID, DFID, the World Bank, and several private foundations. Thomas holds a master’s degree in public administration from Annamalai University in India, and a diploma in network centered computing from the National Institute of Information Technology in New Delhi. 


Financial management, program operations, compliance, contract management

Country Experience

Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Cambodia, China, Egypt, Haiti, India, Kenya, Laos, Malawi, Namibia, Nepal, Nigeria, Pakistan, Tanzania, Ukraine, Vietnam




Sustaining Health Outcomes through the Private Sector (SHOPS) Plus is a five-year cooperative agreement (AID-OAA-A-15-00067) funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). This website is made possible by the generous support of the American people through USAID. The information provided on this website is not official U.S. government information and does not represent the views or positions of USAID or the U.S. government.

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