Extensive experience in planning, implementing and monitoring projects on the ground from inception to completion

Gerry Reddy

BSc, MA in Urban and Regional Planning
Diploma in Environmental Resource Management
MSc in Climate Change (Carbon) Management

Gerry has extensive experience in land acquisition, resettlement, social impact assessment, and urban and regional development, having successfully planned and implemented a variety of projects in over 30 countries.  He has worked with natural resource, engineering and energy companies, lending institutions, local and regional government, the United Nations, and international NGOs.

Gerry’s work has covered planning, implementation and review of projects in the natural resource, energy, infrastructure, conservation, and post-disaster / conflict sectors, and focuses on creating win-win outcomes for communities and project proponents, based on practical application of international best practice tailored to the local context.  His expertise is in project management, land access and resettlement, stakeholder engagement and community negotiations, social impact assessment, livelihood restoration, and participatory community planning and development.

Gerry is thoroughly familiar with the policies and standards of international lending institutions and has developed guidance documents and training courses for corporations, institutions and professional events.

He is a co-author of Land Access and Resettlement: A Guide to Best Practice (Greenleaf, 2015) and SRA’s Insights Series on the Land Access & Resettlement Process (2017).

Mike Steyn

Bachelor of Arts (Politics)
Bachelor of Laws
Masters in Business Administration

Mike has over 25 years of experience working with natural resource and infrastructure projects as a consultant and in a variety of senior management and other positions.

Mike’s work is focused on developing practical best practice solutions appropriate to each project locality. His approach is built on a commitment to fully understanding local context, stakeholder engagement and teamwork. He has a thorough understanding of the diverse components that need to be woven together to ensure successful outcomes for companies and communities.

Mike has extensive worldwide experience dealing with land access & resettlement; stakeholder engagement; social impact assessment; community development and other social issues. He has managed, planned, implemented, carried out due diligence on, reviewed, monitored, audited and provided capacity building training in relation to numerous resettlement projects in over 30 countries.

Mike is thoroughly familiar with the policies and standards of international lending institutions.

He is a co-author of Land Access and Resettlement: A Guide to Best Practice (Greenleaf, 2015) and SRA’s Insights Series on the Land Access & Resettlement Process (2017).

Senior Staff & Associates

Our team of senior staff and associates includes some of the most experienced and skilled professionals in the world, and we pick the most suitable when creating tailor made teams focused on developing practical win-win solutions for projects worldwide.

Partner Firms

We partner with a select group of niche firms as required concerning environmental impact assessment, health impact assessment, archaeological studies and other specialist areas.

Our personnel have worked extensively worldwide, from Armenia to Zambia, for clients including Newmont, Newcrest, Gold Fields, Iamgold, Rio Tinto, Shell, BG, TAP, TANAP, the African Wildlife Foundation, the World Bank Group, EBRD, ICMM, KfW, and DEG, to name a few.

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