Pierrot has extensive experience providing project management support to development programmes across multiple contexts and for various funders. Since joining SDDirect has worked as Programme Manager for multiple complex programmes including Foreign Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO) funded programmes as the Safeguarding Resource and Support Hub, Disability Inclusion Helpdesk and Girls Education Challenge. Pierrot has also supported SDDirect on several initiatives outside programme delivery including a disability inclusion review, re-starting the Environmental Committee and providing capacity building and support to colleagues on workplace digital skills.
Previously Pierrot worked at Health Poverty Action managing a £15m portfolio of grants across Africa for DFID/UNICEF/EU/Comic Relief focusing on Health System Strengthening and Maternal and Child Health, providing capacity building for teams across Africa on compliance.
Pierrot has experience in developing and rolling out policy and process improvements across programme finances, risk management, operations, procurement, logistics and compliance. He has experience of programme delivery in multiple African countries including Ethiopia, South Africa, Somalia and Sierra Leone.
Pierrot has a Bachelor of Arts in Politics and International Relations and a Masters of Arts in International Development, both from the University of Warwick. He is an avid cook and enjoys live music, walking and travel.