Built environment

I have been working in design and construction of the built environment since 2007. In the first part (2007-2015) mostly as an architectural designer and site supervisor in East Asia (Japan, China and Cambodia). Since 2018, I started to work in construction management (Nepal) and water and sanitation (Sudan, Liberia, Malawi).
Below a summary of roles that I have been covering in this field.

Positions covered in the built environment sector

Water and Sanitation Project Manager | 2021-now | I have worked for Médecins Sans Frontières in liberia and Malawi and ICRC in Sudan. Work tasks included: rehabilitation of water supply lines,water pumps, sanitation facilities in health clinics. Construction of waste area, set-up of segregation and treatment activities.

Construction Manager | 2016-2018 | the biggest project I have managed was the post-earthquake construction of 2 schools and one clinic in Nepal. Task included managing a team of 4, supervising construction quality, managing budget and expense forecasting.

Contractor | 2012-2015 | while in Cambodia I have implemented projects in shelter construction, housing disaster response and community building construction for different INGO and donors such as AUSAid, Habitat for Humanity and People in Need.

Architect and designer | 2006-2012 | I have worked in different design firms in Italy, Japan, China and Nepal designing private houses, public buildings such as schools, factories and offices.

Courses / Environmental health and engineering

MSc Environmental Engineering best dissertation award, Newcastle University 2019
MSc Sustainable Mountain Development Perth College, 2019-2023 (in progress)
Water and Sanitation in emergency MSF, 2023
Health in Complex Humanitarian Emergencies, Emory Univ., MOOC 2022
Short course on Microbial assessment with Sanipath CSE India and Emory Univ., 2020
WASH in urban emergencies, RedR-UK 2019

Courses / Construction

PG Certificate in Civil Engineering Surrey University, 2019-2023 (in progress)
Certificate in Construction Management, RICS, 2018
Certificate on CSEB technology Auroville Earth Institute 2018
Course on Emergency shelter coordination IFRC + Oxford Brooks, 2017
Rammed earth design and construction Hunnarshala, India. 2013

Courses / Energy

Short course on Solar Powered Water Systems University of Valencia, 2021
Short course on Solar Energy CAT Centre for Alternative Energy, 2019

Courses / Data Science

Google Earth Engine for Water Management, Spatial Thoughts, 2022
R Data Analyst, DataCamp, 2022