Nicki heads up the Project Management Unit in the Cardno East Africa Office overseeing and managing the portfolio of projects. An experienced Programme Manager with solid technical skills in programme management, quality assurance, results monitoring, financial budge​​ting and monitoring, as well as significant research experience, she has managed and overseen numerous development projects in Sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia, working with leading donors, including DFID, local governments and ministries. Nicki holds an M.Sc. in Sustainable Development and Natural Resource Management from SOAS, University of London.​