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John Pratt CV

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Personal data
Year of Birth
TAA Member No
Title
Forenames:
Surname:

 1952

743

 Mr

John Haydon

 PRATT

Record of posts and assignments 
Year Job Title Organisation Country Responsibilities

2012

Team Leader Agrotec SpA Papua New Guinea Identification phase Rural Economic Development Prog II

2012

Agribusiness Planner

B&S Europe SA> Barbados Sea Island Cotton agriculture/ginning feasibility planning

2011

Team Leader

SAFEGE SA for EC Rwanda Strategic Environmental assessment of Agriculture sector

2011

Agribusiness Feasibility Consultant

MASDAR (UK) Ltd DR Congo and Ghana (UK base) Masterplan financial projections for Ghana; Oil palm loan finance and smallholder planning/feasibility in DR Congo

2011

Team Leader

Cardno Emerging M. Jamaica Citrus industry revival feasibility study

2011

Expert in trade

SOPEX SA for EC Guyana Agricultural products export procedures review and recs.

2010

Trade and Environment Consultant

ICON-Institute for Caribbean Forum of ACP States Dominican Republic & 13 CARICOM states Situation analysis and programme formulation for deepwater pelagic fishery zone governance and management; solid waste/recycling; legal drafting

2009-10

Trade Advisor: quality

B&S Europe SA Papua New Guinea Formulation of strategies, programme planning, budgeting

2009

Team Leader:

Cardno Emerging M

Ethiopia

Formulation: Smallholder Agricultural Marketing Support

2008

Technical Advisor

ECORYS/SCANAGRI Kenya Start-up TA to Quality Coffee Programme (QCPCP; 5 M€

2008

Forest Prod. Economist

Pioneer Carbon Ltd

UK (for Ghana)

Forecast of the biomass demand-supply balance.

2008

Advisor on partnerships

Eden Research PLC

UK (for Africa)

Establish African R & D partnerships to develop new products

2008

Feasibility Consultant

ICRAF UK for Central Africa Incubation pathways for smallholder diversification/tree crops

2007 & 08

Technical Advisor

Kenya Plant Health Kenya Start-up TA HORTICAP capacity building project (2.4 M€).

2007

Team Leader

DAAS for EC Tanzania Synthesis mission: EU Sugar Reform Measures

2007

Team Leader

DAAS for EC Tanzania Formulation mission: EU Sugar Reform Action Plans 2007 & 08

2007

Interim Team Leader

SOPEX/Italtrend: EC Nigeria (UK based) Formulation of MPP9 Nigeria: Next Generation of Micro-Projects

2006–07

 

Team Leader

SOPEX/Italtrend: EC Malawi Income Generating Public Works Programme (€25 million) Mid-Phase Review and Evaluation: roads, forestry, agric.

2004 - 06

Enterprise Specialist

COMPASS II/DAI Malawi NR-based product development/ value chains: Honey; fish farm

2003-04

Team Leader

EC MPP6 Nigeria Euro42m start-up and management. 50 new micro-projects

2000-02

Enterprise Specialist

MAFE/Washington SU Malawi Natural plant products/oils commercial development economics

1999-00

Chief Technical Adviser

Intercooperation/PHP Pakistan Multi-partner horticulture sector support. Team building.

1999

Team Leader

MASDAR/PTF Nigeria Participatory agricultural extension planning - national

1998-99

Environmental Valuation Consultant

PIEDAR (NGO)/ Netherlands Gov. Pakistan

 

Project planning for community tourism management. Travel cost and contingent valuation methods.

1995-98

Marketing Adviser Intercooperation/ SDC Pakistan

Programme Manager: marketing trials, value chains.

1993-94

Economist/Bus. Analysis

Produce Studies: EC

Russia

Togliatti Wholesale market development; market info. systems;

1993

Marketing Const.

ADB/Landell Mills

Malawi & Guatemala

Macadamia marketing & logistics.

1993

Institutional Const.

ODA (DFID)

Honduras

Wood products Demonstration Centre self-funding plan

1993

Trade & Ind. Const.

ODA EC/TDI

Caribbean Regional

Lome IV Indicative Programme for pan-Regional/CARICOM

1992

Marketing Const.

UNDP/TANHOPE

Tanzania

Chamber of Commerce horticultural export thrust.

1992

Team leader/Econ.

ADB/Landell Mills

Equatorial Guinea

Livestock development & veterinary Master Plan.

1992

N.R. Economist

CDB/Landell Mills

Belize

Road economics, farming systems research.

1991

Marketing Const.

ODA

Tanzania

Horticulture & spice crops export dev. plan, Zanzibar.

1990-91

N.R. Economist

ODA/NRI

Belize

Land resources & forestry economics studies.

1989-90

Project I/D Const.

Seaton Canada

Belize

Citrus for frozen concentrates.

1988-89

Project I/D Const.

Vestey Group

Zimbabwe

Deep freeze industry investment for export.

Skills, expertise and qualifications

Principal Discipline 
Project Management
Subsidiary fields
Development Planning, Economics, Financial Analysis, Marketing, Monitoring & Evaluation, Organisations/Institutions, Participatory Development, Project Preparation/Appraisal
Higher education 
Agriculture BSc (Hons) Reading, 1976. Cert. Agro-ind. Dev. CITA/Univ. Costa Rica, 1982. Cert. Environmental Economics & Policy Analysis, HIID/Harvard Univ., 1998
Countries worked in 

Barbados, Belize, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Jamaica, Kenya, Malawi, Malaysia, Nigeria, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Russia, Rwanda, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Zimbabwe.

Languages
French, Spanish, Russian, Pushto
Webpage
http://www.icea.co.uk/cvs/johnpratt.doc
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