Abdi has been the Company Secretary for both ACH and Himilo since 2015. He has more than 20 years of valuable experience in leadership and management, governance, project development, teaching and training, and community development.
Projects he has involved have addressed refugee integration and employment, media and community voice, training and education, and health inequalities. He is a former member of the interim commission for race equality for Bristol. Currently, he is also a director at The Bristol Cable and Black South West Network, and a trustee at Wellspring Settlement (a merger of Wellspring Healthy Living Centre and Barton Hill Settlement).