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Team

ECO Consult's profound and versatile portfolio of services is based on a high-performance team and a management that has been consolidated and proven over 30 years. ECO Consult's international experts provide independent, modern and reliable advice throughout the whole project cycle. At the back office, professional procurement services and project administration are the key to efficiency and technical success.

Executive Management
 

Dietrich Busacker

M.A.

Managing Director
Head of ECO Education

Maghreb, Subsaharan Africa

Dietrich-Steve Sepp

M.Sc., Ph.D.

Managing Director

Maghreb, Subsaharan Africa, Asia

Fernando Camargo

M.A., LL.B.

Managing Director

Latin America and Lusophone Africa

Consultants

With a team of professionals with inhouse corporate employments of up to 25 years, ECO Consult offers outstanding expertise in the social and natural sciences, complemented by economics. The backgrounds of our inhouse experts include sociology, forestry, agronomy, geography, economics, international relations, cultural/regional sciences as well as social and cultural anthropology.

 

Nature & Climate


Hartmut Abberger

M.Sc.

  • Natural resources management
  • Forests and climate change
  • Access and benefit sharing
  • Protected Area Management

Caucasus, Southeast Asia, China

Elke Stelz

M.Sc.

  • Natural resources management
  • Land use planning
  • Gender  

Subsaharan Africa, Maghreb

Dietrich-Steve Sepp

Ph.D., M.Sc.

  • Forest economics
  • Environmental policies
  • Land use management
  • Environmental impact assessments

Maghreb, Subsaharan Africa, Asia

Sissy Sepp

M.Sc.

  • Climate change
  • Adaptation
  • Mitigation
  • Participatory rural assessments

Central Asia, English-speaking countries

Martin Schweter

M.Sc.

  • GIS
  • Land use planning
  • M&E
  • Natural resources management

Africa, Europe, Asia & Pacific

Frank Richter

Ph.D.

  • Associated consultant
  • Monitoring & Evaluation
  • Household energy
  • Forest economics
  • Silviculture and Forest management
  • GIS

Maghreb, Subsaharan Africa

Jessica Preutenborbeck

Ph.D.

  • Forestry
  • Quality management
  • Environmental education
  • Facilitation and training

Europe

Michel Midré

M.Sc.

  • Climate change adaptation & erosion control
  • Agroforestry, rural development & value chains
  • Capacity building & organisational development

Africa, Latin America

Stefan Mann

Ph.D., M.Sc.

  • International forest policy
  • Forests and climate change
  • Administration and law reform 
  • Institutional development, training

Asia, Subsaharan Africa, Europe

Friederike Lemme

M.A., B.Sc.

  • Monitoring & Evaluation
  • Knowledge management
  • Capacity building
  • Natural resources management & value chains

Africa, Southeast Asia

Irma Jurrius

M.Sc.

  • Natural resources and protected area management
  • Participatory assessments
  • Facilitation and training

Latin America and Caribbean

Martial Charpin

Ms. Sc. AgroParisTech

  • Forest Landscape Restoration
  • Wood Energy
  • Agroforestry
  • Rural development

Maghreb, Subsaharan Africa

Fernando Camargo

M.A., LL.B.

  • Managing Director
  • Value chains
  • Access and Benefit Sharing
  • Climate change adaptation

Latin America and Lusophone Africa

Dietrich Busacker

M.Sc.

  • Natural resources management
  • Participatory rural development
  • Agro-economy
  • Microfinance
  • Strategic advice in the education sector

Maghreb, Subsaharan Africa

Mike Temmerman

Ph.D., M.Sc.

  • Solid biofuels
  • Biomass energy
  • Rural development
  • Forest management

Subsaharan Africa

Economic Development & Education


Dietrich Busacker

  • Natural resources management
  • Participatory rural development
  • Agro-economy
  • Microfinance
  • Strategic advice in the education sector

Maghreb, Subsaharan Africa

Mike Temmerman

  • Solid biofuels
  • Biomass energy
  • Rural development
  • Forest management

Subsaharan Africa

Dietrich-Steve Sepp

  • Forest economics
  • Environmental policies
  • Land use management
  • Environmental impact assessments

Maghreb, Subsaharan Africa, Asia

Sissy Sepp

  • Climate change
  • Adaptation
  • Mitigation
  • Participatory rural assessments

Central Asia, English-speaking countries

Caroline Secker

  • Decentralisation and municipality development
  • Civil society participation
  • Education and TVET

Subsaharan Africa, Maghreb

Frank Richter

  • Associated consultant
  • Monitoring & Evaluation
  • Household energy
  • Forest economics
  • Silviculture and Forest management
  • GIS

Maghreb, Subsaharan Africa

Michel Midré

  • Climate change adaptation & erosion control
  • Agroforestry, rural development & value chains
  • Capacity building & organisational development

Africa, Latin America

Jutta Keilbach

  • Evaluation and monitoring
  • Social and Behaviour Change
  • Human Rights Based Approach and Gender
  • Gender and Do no harm

Subsaharan Africa, Latin America

Martial Charpin

  • Forest Landscape Restoration
  • Wood Energy
  • Agroforestry
  • Rural development

Maghreb, Subsaharan Africa

Fernando Camargo

  • Managing Director
  • Value chains
  • Access and Benefit Sharing
  • Climate change adaptation

Latin America and Lusophone Africa

Governance & Society


Dietrich Busacker

  • Natural resources management
  • Participatory rural development
  • Agro-economy
  • Microfinance
  • Strategic advice in the education sector

Maghreb, Subsaharan Africa

Jutta Keilbach

  • Evaluation and monitoring
  • Social and Behaviour Change
  • Human Rights Based Approach and Gender
  • Gender and Do no harm

Subsaharan Africa, Latin America

Stefan Mann

  • International forest policy
  • Forests and climate change
  • Administration and law reform 
  • Institutional development, training

Asia, Subsaharan Africa, Europe

Ousseini Ouedraogo

  • Governance and community development
  • Decentralisation
  • Civil society participation

Africa, Europe

Caroline Secker

  • Decentralisation and municipality development
  • Civil society participation
  • Education and TVET

Subsaharan Africa, Maghreb

Sissy Sepp

  • Climate change
  • Adaptation
  • Mitigation
  • Participatory rural assessments

Central Asia, English-speaking countries

Dietrich-Steve Sepp

  • Forest economics
  • Environmental policies
  • Land use management
  • Environmental impact assessments

Maghreb, Subsaharan Africa, Asia

Elke Stelz

  • Natural resources management
  • Land use planning
  • Gender  

Subsaharan Africa, Maghreb

Facilitation, Skills & Services


Fernando Camargo

  • Managing Director
  • Value chains
  • Access and Benefit Sharing
  • Climate change adaptation

Latin America and Lusophone Africa

Irma Jurrius

  • Natural resources and protected area management
  • Participatory assessments
  • Facilitation and training

Latin America and Caribbean

Friederike Lemme

  • Monitoring & Evaluation
  • Knowledge management
  • Capacity building
  • Natural resources management & value chains

Africa, Southeast Asia

Stefan Mann

  • International forest policy
  • Forests and climate change
  • Administration and law reform 
  • Institutional development, training

Asia, Subsaharan Africa, Europe

Victoria Midré

  • EC procurement and backstopping

Latin America and Caribbean

Ousseini Ouedraogo

  • Governance and community development
  • Decentralisation
  • Civil society participation

Africa, Europe

Jessica Preutenborbeck

  • Forestry
  • Quality management
  • Environmental education
  • Facilitation and training

Europe

Martin Schweter

  • GIS
  • Land use planning
  • M&E
  • Natural resources management

Africa, Europe, Asia & Pacific

Caroline Secker

  • Decentralisation and municipality development
  • Civil society participation
  • Education and TVET

Subsaharan Africa, Maghreb

Finance and administration

In financial and administrative business management our clients profit from a backend team of administrative and accountancy staff who are routined in the procedures of major international donors and commissioners.

 

Hartmut Darge

  • freelance: IT and network development and support

Susanne Heussner

  • General administration
  • Mission and incoming logistics

Venessa Korth

  • Administration of commissions

Angelika Kranich

  • Experts roster administration
  • Documentation 

Aylin Landzettel

  • Social media management
  • Publications
  • Knowledge management
  • Corporate communications

Catherine Lenz

  • General administration
  • Mission and incoming logistics
  • Operational organisation

Anna Lind

  • Chief accountant
  • Human ressources management

Karolin Manz

  • Administration of commissions

Heidi Mehlstäubl

  • Administration of commissions
  • Book-keeping, Financial tendering

Matina Meyer

  • Financial administration
  • Book-keeping

Anette Müller

  • Administration of commissions

Jana Pistor

  • Database administration
  • Personnel recruitment

Sandra Simon

  • Administration of commissions

Doris Steinert

  • General administration
  • Administration of commissions

Elke Stelz

  • General administration
  • Data banks and network

Edgar Weber

  • Financial tendering
  • Development of monitoring tools
  • Management of contracts