Christina is a Senior Consultant at Nathan Associates London with more than six years of experience in international development focussed on private sector and market systems development and access to finance. For the past two years she has been working as the market systems development analyst of the Land Investment for Transformation (LIFT) programme in Ethiopia where she is providing technical support in the implementation of interventions in the areas of Access to Finance, the Rural Land Market and Conservation Agriculture. She is also working on the Assessment of the Ethiopian Competitiveness Facility as well as the Private Sector Development Activity in Myanmar.
Prior to that Christina was the Market Systems Advisor for the Arab Women Enterprise Fund (AWEF) project in Egypt, where she provided technical guidance and oversight in the design of interventions, including the development of results chains and monitoring plans for interventions. She also assisted the sector selection process for women’s job creation interventions in Egypt, conducted an in-depth analysis of the citrus sector, and developed project interventions in line with the developed vision for the sector.
Christina has a BA in International Business Administration and a MA in Advanced International Studies.