Meet the team

Mr Brett Marais

Position Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist

Country Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist, New Zealand

Mr Brett Marais

Position Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist

Country Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist, New Zealand

Mr Brett Marais is a project manager with 30 years’ experience in several different countries, including New Zealand, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Mozambique and Afghanistan.

He brings an independent approach to evaluating and monitoring existing projects, using quantitative and qualitative data, and has specialist knowledge in irrigation design and water use management.

Recent work includes assessing the capacity of an agriculture department in Afghanistan to implement donor-funded agricultural programs, evaluating an irrigation and micro-hydropower programme and building farmer capacity through training.

Mr Marais has a Bachelor of Agricultural Science from the University of Natal.