Tom R.

Doctoral DegreeUniversity of London



Tom is an agricultural economist with more than 20 years in academia and the humanitarian industry specializing in building and strengthening livelihoods, and the improving women’s access to social, economic, and political rights. After 13 years with World Vision, Tom has demonstrated expertise in successful multi-disciplinary project implementation and team management, and project delivery. Exceptional ability to construct and facilitate cohesive teams, interface with public and private partners, and liaise with key stakeholders. Amongst his significant previous positions, Tom served as Regional Director, Food Security and Livelihoods, Southern Africa Regional Office (covering 9 NOs), Chief of Party in Somalia and Sierra Leone. Tom holds a PhD in Agricultural Economics specializing in agricultural development and marketing.


  • agricultural financing
  • agricultural technology
  • economic policy
  • tertiary education
  • regional
  • sierra leone
  • somalia
  • nigeria
  • Sectors
  • Funders
  • Countries

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