Arthur Heijstek

Project officer

Arthur is responsible for project management and product development of Akvo Caddisfly, our smartphone soil and water quality testing system. Before joining Akvo, he completed a one-year traineeship with Dorcas Relief and Development, during which he developed its WASH Sustainability Assessment Tool, which he pilot-tested on multiple WASH projects in Ethiopia and Tanzania.

Arthur holds an MSc in International Land and Water Management from Wageningen University and Research Centre at which he specialised in Water Resources Management, WASH and Sustainable Development. He is based in Amsterdam. Follow him @arthur_heijstek.