Carlos Diaz

Programme Manager

Carlos is a programme manager based in Colombia. He works towards increasing Akvo’s presence in Latin America, generating new partnerships and providing support to existing ones. Carlos assists organisations and governments in building best practices around monitoring and evaluation (M&E) while using innovative information, communication and technology (ICT) as an amplifier. 

Carlos has strong experience in the design, analysis and evaluation of public policies. He worked as an international policy advisor for the Colombian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, developing socioeconomic services for migrants. In the private sector, he’s earned essential skills for partnership building through networking, representing businesses at events and conferences, and conducting international market research. Currently, he teaches Government and Public Policy (MA) at the Universidad Externado de Colombia. He also advises the Colombian senate on energy and mining, agricultural development, environment, and the sustainability of natural resources. Follow him @pochodiaz.