Country Head, Kenya
Decentralised Governance • Infrastructure Planning • Project Development and Monitoring • Public Private Partnership • Organizational Development
Sidhartha Patnaik is Country Head - Kenya and is responsible for managing project operations, new business ventures and partnerships in Africa.
He has in-depth experience of working in many developing economies in Asia and Africa - in planning, managing and evaluating programmes for international donor agencies such as World Bank, DFID, KfW, USAID, JICA and ADB. He is currently managing projects in Ghana, DRC, Kenya, Somaliland and Ethiopia. Prior to leading IPE Global's Africa operations, he has worked as Associate Vice President - Business Development and Senior Programme Manager at theIPE Global Headquarters in New Delhi, India.
Sidhartha holds Master's in Planning with specialisation in Housing from School of Planning and Architecture, New Delhi, India and a Bachelor's Degree in Architecture from College of Engineering and Technology, Bhubaneswar, India. He also holds a certificate course on Cities and Climate Change-Mitigation and Adaptation from CEPT University, Ahmedabad, India. He is currently pursuing an MBA for Executives from Strathmore Business School, Nairobi, Kenya.