George Watene

19 / Feb / 20

George is the Program Manager of the Kenya Coffee Platform and is in charge of implementing all GCP initiatives and convening efforts in the country. He has also supported GCP’s Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning work, including the Delta Framework. Recently, George has overseen a Living Income benchmarking study for coffee growers in the Mount Kenya region, funded by GIZ.

Prior to joining GCP, George was the Regional Certification Manager at Technoserve’s East Africa Coffee Initiative and before that he served as the acting General Manager of Africert Limited.

George holds an MSc in Environment and Resource Management from the Institute of Environmental Studies (IVM), Vrije Universitiet, Amsterdam.