Adrian Carriere is a Senior Consultant to Altai Consulting based in Nairobi. Adrian has directed and supported Altai’s research and consulting assignments for a broad range of clients including the World Bank, USAID, DFID, UN agencies, international NGOs, and foreign governments. Although his primary focus has been on socio-economic research, he has also worked on monitoring and evaluation, fiscal sustainability and budgeting, and capacity building. Before joining Altai, Adrian worked on programme design and implementation for a French medical NGO and supported research on the effects of conflict on education in Colombia, Nicaragua, and Ecuador for the World Bank. He has more than six years of experience working on development in fragile and conflict-affected countries. Adrian holds an MA in International Affairs from the Paris Institute of Political Science (Sciences Po Paris), with specialisations in Security and Development.