About the IEU

It takes a village: The IEU team

The IEU team consists of GCF staff based in Korea and a technical advisory group that support the Head of the IEU.

Andreas Reumann, Head of the IEU a.i.

Andreas is the Head of the Independent Evaluation Unit ad interim. His extensive experience includes designing impact monitoring systems for large R4D projects, developing alternative evaluation methods and, prior to IEU, strengthening the Center for International Forestry Research’s M&E capacity. He holds a BA in European Economic Studies and an MSc in Economics from the University of Copenhagen.

Archi Rastogi, Evaluation Specialist

Archi is an Evaluation Specialist at the IEU. He has over 13 years of experience in various sectors, ranging from grassroots NGO to media, academia, the UN, and management consulting. Archi has a PhD in natural sciences, MSc in Environmental Management, and BSc in Biological Sciences.

Asha Warsame, Executive Assistant

Asha is an Executive Assistant with the Independent Evaluation Unit. She holds a Master’s Degree in Public International Law (LL.M) from the Leiden Law School at Leiden University. She has previous experience in the humanitarian field and her interests include climate justice, sustainable development and human rights.

Beatrice Muroni, Communications and Uptake Intern

Beatrice is the Communications and Uptake Intern at the IEU. She holds a bachelor’s in Political Science and a master’s double degree in International Relations. She has previously worked at the Brussels-based Regional Information Centre and at the International Fund for Agricultural Development in Rome. Her interests include communication, peacebuilding, and climate change.

Byungsuk Lee, Research Assistant Consultant

Byungsuk is a Research Assistant Consultant assisting the Independent Evaluation Unit with data creation, update and analysis. He holds a Master of Science degree in Atmospheric Sciences from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA.

Daisuke Horikoshi, Evaluation Specialist

Daisuke is IEU’s Evaluation Specialist. His extensive field experience includes 10 years with Japanese development agencies, JICA and JICS, as a Country Specialist for Pacific Countries and a Procurement Specialist. At IEU, Daisuke works in evaluation, oversees legal processes and assists with administration. Daisuke has an MPA in Development / Management from Columbia University, an MA in Anthropology and a BA in Law.

Deborah Sun Kim, Behavioural Science Assistant Consultant

Deborah has been a social designer for 13 years in multi-lateral and cross-sector relations for sustainable development. She has a dual MA in Responsible Management and Sustainable Economics, from the UN University for Peace, and International Sustainability, from Hankuk University of Foreign Studies, and further academic history in Neuroeconomics, Communications and Psychology. She has worked with the public, private, and non-profit sectors, particularly in capacity building and innovation.

Elangtlhoko R. Mokgano, Team Assistant

As an Operations Assistant Consultant with the IEU, Elang assists the Unit in working with information in machine-readable formats for data analysis. Elang holds a Master’s degree in Economics and Finance from Hanyang University in South Korea and completed her first degree in Economics and Accounting.

Fatima Zohra Moussas, Operations Assistant Consultant

Fatima is an Operations Assistant Consultant at the IEU. Previously, she was working in GCF’s HR Unit. Fatima also has experience in Finance and Auditing and co-founded the Association of ‘Moroccan Young Leaders ISCAE Casablanca”. Fatima holds a Master’s degree in Audit and Control Management, and a second Masters in Finance and Macroeconomy.

Galyna Uvarova, Data and Geographic Information Systems Analyst

Galyna is IEU's Data and Geographic Information Systems Analyst. Her field experience in geospatial capacity includes analytics for humanitarian needs, disaster risk assessment, as well as geospatial analysis and visualization. She has a Master of Science in Environmental and Economic Monitoring and a Bachelor of Science in Geography, Cartography, and Land Use.

Iben Hjorth, Formatting and Branding Communications Assistant Consultant

Iben is IEU’s Formatting and Branding Communications Assistant Consultant. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Media Studies and an MA in Global Economy and Strategy from Yonsei University. Iben previously worked at the Nordic Development Fund, the Nordic Investment Bank, and the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs.

Martin Prowse, Evaluation Specialist

As an Evaluation Specialist, Martin is applying his 15 years of work experience in international development to support the IEU's workstreams on impact evaluation (LORTA), evidence reviews and behavioural science. He has published widely and is an editor of the European Journal of Development Research. Martin holds a PhD from the University of Manchester.

Peter Mwandri, Evaluation Researcher

Peter is an Evaluation Researcher - Quantitative at IEU where he analyses the GCF’s Funding Proposal portfolio. Peter has worked with the National Bureau of Statistics in Tanzania as a Field Enumerator and as a Data Analyst with in-depth consultancy. He holds an MSc in Statistics from Hallym University, South Korea.

Viktoriya Khan, Research Assistant Consultant

Viktoriya is a Research Assistant Consultant with IEU's LORTA programme. She holds a Master of Public Policy from the KDI School of Public Policy and Management and a Bachelor's degree from Westminster International University in Tashkent. Viktoriya has previously worked at the Asia Foundation and the Korea Transport Institute.

Yeonji Kim, Communications Officer

Yeonji is IEU's Communications Officer. Previously, she supported the global climate policy setting process as an Associate Program Officer in climate finance at the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) Secretariat. Yeonji also has communications experience working at the World Bank, UNESCAP, and as a journalist at Arirang TV. Yeonji holds a Master's in Public Policy from Duke University and a Bachelor's in Development Studies from the University of California Los Angeles. 

Technical advisors to the Head of the IEU

Technical advisors to the Head of the IEU provide advice on best practices for evaluations and ensure that IEU is employing state of the art methods and practices that are well informed by theory.

Dean Karlan

Dean is the Frederic Esser Nemmers Distinguished Professor of Economics and Finance at Northwestern University (USA).        

Paul Winters

Paul is Assoc. Vice President, Strategy and Knowledge Department, and Director of Research and Impact at the International Fund for Agricultural Development.

Rob Van De Berg

Rob is a Visiting Professor at King's College London, President of the International Development Evaluation Association and a Visiting Fellow at the University of Sussex.

Vinod Thomas

Vinod is currently a visiting professor at the National University of Singapore and at the Asian Institute of Management, Manila.

Former team members

  • Aemal Khan
  • Ali Haider
  • Avrah Abraham
  • Cornelius Kruger
  • Courtland Matthews
  • David Huang
  • Diana Pamela Urbina
  • Emma De Roy
  • Hellen Nassuna
  • Hyejin Wang
  • Hyunji Roh
  • Jihee Kim
  • Joseph Mutunga
  • Dr. Jyotsna Puri
  • Laurène Torterat
  • Liza Ottlakán
  • Manav Khanna
  • Nayeon Kim
  • Dr. Roberto de la Rovere
  • Sadie de Coste
  • Saesol Kang
  • Dr. Solomon Asfaw
  • Temurbek Zokirov
  • Timothy Cha
  • Yaejun Kim