Country Head (Kenya)
Decentralised Governance • Infrastructure Planning • Project Development & Monitoring • Public Private Partnership and Organisational Development
Sidhartha Patnaik leads IPE Global's business operations in Africa through our wholly owned subsidiary, IPE Global (Africa) Limited. He is responsible for managing project operations, new business ventures and partnerships in Africa.
Sidhartha has in-depth experience of working in many developing economies in Asia and Africa in planning, managing,monitoring and evaluating programmes for international donor agencies like The World Bank, DFID, KfW, USAID, JICA and ADB. He is currently managing projects in Ghana, Democratic Republic of Congo, Kenya, Somaliland and Ethiopia. Prior to leading IPE Global's Africa operations, he was Associate Vice President-Business Development and Senior Programme Manager in IPE Global's global headquarter in New Delhi, India.
Sidhartha Patnaik holds a Master's degree in Planning with specialisation in Housing from School of Planning and Architecture, New Delhi, India and Bachelor's degree in Architecture from College of Engineering and Technology, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India. He also holds a certificate course on Cities and Climate Change-Mitigation and Adaptation from CEPT University, Ahmedabad, India. He is currently pursuing an MBA for Executives from Strathmore Business School, Nairobi, Kenya.