Mark Kelleher

Analyst

Mark is the ICAI Coordinator at Agulhas, supporting the Agulhas senior team with project management and oversight to deliver a four-year work programme for the Independent Commission on Aid Impact; the independent body that scrutinises all UK ODA spending.

He is also a member of the Agulhas Climate Hub, providing research analysis and support on projects relating to climate change, the environment, just transitions and international development.


Mark has worked as a researcher and project manager across a range of organisations including for NGOs, the public sector and private-sector firms, working in climate change adaptation, water, health and low carbon development.

He holds an MSc in Environment and Development from the London School of Economics and Political Science, and a BA in Politics, Philosophy and Economics from the University of York.

Mark has work experience in the UK, USA, Uganda, Kenya, Sweden, and South Africa.


Key work skills

Mark is inspired most by the spaces where knowledge and actions meet. He has expertise in project management and delivery and a thematic interest in environmental politics and institutions, climate change, adaptation, justice and equitable development. His previous work has focused on Sub-Saharan Africa and he is most interested in working to promote international development that is truly sustainable.

Other interests

Mark is passionate about arts and culture, and enjoys both from the perspective of a consumer and a creator. He regularly acts with the Dulwich Players, sings in Bart’s choir and plays guitar in a band called SXARDS.

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