TAA CV - Mr Roger Winston Cozens

Personal data
Year of Birth: 1957 TAA Member No: 1719
Contact Address: Coombe Bank, Tipton St John , Sidmouth, Devon, EX10 0AX, England Nationality: British
Permanent Phone Number: +44(0)1404 813722 Mobile Phone No: +44 (0)7811 285832
Email Address: roger@greenacres-consultancy.co.uk Personal Webpage:
Record of posts and assignments
Year Job Title Organisation Country Responsibilities
2014 Senior advisor EBRD Serbia Form new contracts for export of high value cereals ( Spelt, Kamut and Millet) to markets in the UK.
2014 Agronomy consultant Promar International Ethiopia Feasibility study for 1000ha of irrigated commercial vegetable production .
2014 Team Leader Maxwell Stamp Kosovo Team Leader, Kosovo competitiveness and regulatory assessment of selected horticulture value chains project.( IFC funded project)
2013 Consultant/facilitator RURCON Liberia Value chain analysis, market development and food processing technology in Bomi and Grand Bassa counties
2013 Senior Advisor EBRD Serbia Eco-tourism and cereal value chain issues, in particular in relation to organic and gluten free production
2013 Consultant/facilitator RURCON Uganda Renewable energy, processed fruits and agricultural income generation initiatives
2012 Consultant/facilitator RURCON Sierra Leone Value chain analysis, market development and fruit, vegetable and spice food processing technology.
2011-12 Programme Manager Samaritans Purse Cambodia Management of Seeds of Hope programme (Horticulture and fish farming) Successful application to the World Food Programme
2011-12 Senior Advisor EBRD Serbia/Croatia Training and mentoring in organic production, certification, quality control and continuity of supply issues.
2011 Consultant Samaritans Purse Liberia Work Plan preparation for USAID Food and Enterprise Development Programme. (Feed the Future). Main areas of work in , goat, rice, vegetables and tropical fruits
Skills, expertise and qualifications
Principal Discipline:  Agriculture
Subsidiary fields: Agro-forestry, Agronomy, Development Planning, Forestry ( Community), Horticulture, Income Generation Participatory Development, Rural Livelihoods Systems
Higher education: MSc (Imperial at Wye),Agricultural Development, BSc ( Bath University) Applied Biology
Countries worked in:  Bangladesh, Cambodia, China, Croatia, Ghana, India, Kosovo, Liberia,Malawi, Nepal, Romania, Serbia, Sierra Leone, Sri Lanka, Turkey, Tibet,Taiwan, Uganda
Languages: English (mother tongue); French ( G); Nepali ( E); Bangla (F); Hindi (F)
Last Updated: 20/02/2015