Highly experienced in development and implementation of rigorous programmes that meet the highest standards of research quality, innovation, and adaptability to participant development outcomes. Undertaken extensive negotiations to course correct initiatives based on feeding back programme learning, negotiating research/impact trade-offs with donors, and ensuring implementation on time and within budget and partners’ capacity constraints.
Leading expertise in designing and implementing cutting-edge impact evaluations in health, education, finance, and agriculture in Africa, South Asia, and Eastern Europe. Over six years' experience leading the development of M&E framework, survey tools, management of data collection partners and implementation of base-, mid-, and end-line evaluations for multiple, multi-million-dollar flagship initiatives for DFID, USAID, UNICEF, Save the Children, Plan International, and others.
Extensive experience managing teams of up to 75 staff in challenging country environments to implement programmes and M&E plans. Skilled at identifying capacity gaps and tailoring support to advance skills development both to meet programme/project needs and for a team member to rise to leadership positions.
Effective at new large-scale business development acquiring USD 20-35 million. Experienced in proposal development, budget setting, determining team needs, and negotiating with high-level partners and leading donors.
Expert programme and policy researcher producing leading evaluation reports and co-authoring leading paper identifying key policy recommendations adopted by the Kenyan government and presented and disseminated at UN workshop. Research undertaken on behalf of major projects have identified best practices and innovations scale-up in cross-country programme development, been shared and presented at international conferences and influenced new practices.
monitoring / evaluation
research & development
world bank group
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