Barbara Bedeschi-Lewando has joined our team in Wellington New Zealand as Senior Advisor, Government, Climate Change and Disaster Resilience.

Barbara has extensive experience working in climate change adaptation, sustainable development, infrastructure and natural resources vulnerability and disaster risk reduction. She has provided advice internationally and regionally to government agencies and the private sector and brings contemporary experience in programme development and implementation, policies and practices.

“Barbara’s experience will help to focus our efforts in the Asia-Pacific region, providing science-driven solutions for our clients, and building on Coffey’s track record of delivering successful environmental and international development projects” said Alice Chaplin, General Manger New Zealand.

“These issues are incredibly important in today’s world and I’m thrilled that with Barbara onboard Coffey will be able to further support our clients to address them” continued Alice.

To read more about Barbara’s experience click here