Our core team and associate consultants work with a global network of external experts spanning across Africa, Asia, Europe, North and South-America and other regions to provide specialised expertise to our clients. Browse the profiles of our experts below to read more about their experience.


Veronica White - Managing Director

Veronica White is the founder of VJW International. She is an international development consultant with over 20 years’ experience in development cooperation and has worked with various organisations (read more)

Luc Verscoore - Senior Advisor

Luc Verscoore has close to 40 years of professional experience in business and consulting, including over 20 years in management positions both project team management and business management. (read more)

Dan Hartwell - Junior project Officer

Dan recently just graduated from the Russell group University Queen Mary with a 2:1 in Politics and International Relations. (read more)


Christian Morabito - International consultant on Inequality and social policies

Educated in social welfare policies and development, Dr. Christian Morabito is an international researcher and consultant with more than 10 years of experience in the field of inequalities, social policies, early childhood education, development cooperation, policy-oriented research, advisory support and policy making. (read more)

Nevila Como - Development Effectiveness Expert

Nevila has 20 years of work experience including 13 years in aid effectiveness issues, coordination of donor policies and EU integration. She has extensive experience with data analysis and has participated in many research projects related to development and external development assistance issues.(read more)

Kjeld Elkjaer - Associate Consultant

Mr. Kjeld Elkjaer is a lawyer by education and auditor. He has 25 years of experience working in PFM in 25 countries in and with ministries of finance, Auditor Generals, line ministries and has extensive experience in PFM in central and decentralized environment. He has worked for and with a number of bilateral and multilateral donors and has conceptualized the forerunner of the Paris Declaration. He has extensive experience in planning/budgeting, accounting, internal controls and internal and external audit.(read more)

Ayaka Ishihara - Aid Coordination Expert

Ayaka Ishihara has experience in aid coordination, project management, joint programming, scoping joint programmes for development partners and facilitating development partners meetings and information sharing. She has an in-depth understanding of the global and country specific development effectiveness.(read more)

Keith Cornish - Public Financial Management specialist

Mr. Keith Cornish is a Public Financial Management specialist and a UK qualified chartered accountant. He has over 25 years of experience in fiduciary and financial risk and he has worked on international development in over 40 countries and with a variety of different international donors. (read more)

Christian Provoost - Development Cooperation/Humanitarian Response

Christian has more than 3 decades of experience mostly as field resident, advising on and implementing Development policies in the areas of Humanitarian Mine Action, Social Development, Governance, Disability, Demobilisation and Reintegration, and Reconstruction mainly in conflict, post conflict and transition contexts; (read more)

Leticia Bendelac - Gender Expert

Dr Leticia Bendelac is a gender expert with more than 10 years working in international cooperation with a specialisation in gender and development, monitoring and evaluation, policy-oriented research, and capacity building. (read more)

Carlos Illan - International Development Consultant

Carlos Illán is an international development expert with more than 15 years of experience in the field of development cooperation combining a strong experience in policy-oriented research and policy making on EU development policy.(read more)

Céline Hyon-Naudin - CSR and Private Sector Expert

Céline has a 12 years background in private sector development and specialised in CSR, innovative business models and impact investing. She has worked for the public and private sector, in Europe, Africa and Asia.(read more)

François Souyri - Online Collaboration Specialist

François is an active advisor on Information Architecture, Online Collaboration and Workflow Optimisation through technology for nearly 20 years. (read more)

Dato Vilissa - International Consultant

Dato Vilissa is an International Consultant with over 16 years of professional experience in Sub-Saharan Africa. He is experienced in Aid Effectiveness, Donor Coordination, Public Financial Management, Political Economy Analysis, Public Sector Reforms, and Decentralisation. (read more)