February 2016: Cowater is growing

Cowater is growing and is happy announce some new faces around the office.

Mark Redwood has joined Cowater as the Vice President of Water, Sanitation and Environment. Mr. Redwood is an urban and environmental planner with 15 years of experience and specializes in water, sanitation, and climate change. Prior to joining Cowater International as the VP of Water, Sanitation & Environment, Mr. Redwood worked at Canada`s International Development Research Centre (IDRC) leading programs on water, climate change and cities. Welcome to the team Mark!

Also joining the Cowater team is Ms. Veronique Doyon. With over 25 years’ experience in implementing agri-food, agriculture, water supply and rural development projects in different regions worldwide. Ms. Doyon will support and lead implementation of Cowater’s agricultural and water sector programming in emerging economies, with emphasis on new programming in West Africa. Welcome Veronique!

Lylia Khennache  joins Cowater as a Water management specialist with more than 8 years of experience in governance issues of transboundary water management, water access, sanitation and gender issues. She holds a Ph.D. in Bioresource engineering and Natural resources Sciences from McGill University with a dissertation that develops a framework analyzing power interactions among riparian countries of a watershed to provide policies for river basin governance.Welcome to the team Lylia!

Last but not least our newest face in the office is Lehlé Baldé who has joined our business development team as our new marketing and communications associate. Having just completed her M.Sc. in International marketing strategy, Lehlé’s dissertation was entitled: Small Business Growth: Case study analysis of digital marketing success and failures. Welcome to the team Lehlé!