TAA CV - W. Alasdair Wyllie
|Year of Birth:
||TAA Member No:
1146 Chemin de Noalhac, 82290 Lacourt St Pierre, France
|Permanent Phone Number:
||Mobile Phone No:
||+33 685 95 25 41
|Record of posts and assignments
|2006 - present
||Project design, marketing, implementation & evaluation on de-luxe ecotourism project & consultancy.
|2002 - 06
||Jersey, Belgium, France
||Developments, maintenance and trouble-shooting / problem solving on 3 estates. Forestry, fruit, drainage, lake management, mechanisation, irrigation.
|1988 - 2002
||Self employed /Managing Director
||Developed rural engineering company specialising in rural water supplies, forest road bridges, innovative development & water treatment.
||DFID / IFRC
||Short-term relief-to-development project in remote area: infrastructure surveys & needs assessments, designed follow-up project to address problems in infrastructure, training & sustainability
|1984 - 88
||Development of 4 farms, including plantation crops, rose oil, vegetables, fruit and livestock. Development small port & desalination plant. In-house farm project appraisal work internationally.
|1982 - 84
||Senior Farms Manager
||Serge Island Dairies / CDC
||Managed 4 x 500-cow dairies, young-stock farm and calf station. Systems development, training.
|1979 - 82
||Hendrickson Consultants / National Livestock Development Programme
||Developed pioneer dairying in highland Yemen: building design, construction, forage crop mechanisation, conservation, cattle selection, staff training, marketing, extension services.
||Farm Project Manager
||Development of model dairy farm in extreme conditions. Pioneered irrigated forage production. Building design/construction, mechanisation, marketing.
|1975 - 76
||Farm Project Dev Manager
||Government of Oman
||Technical & admin support on new enterprises. Mechanisation. Training. Systems development.
|1974 - 75
||Planning & operations for cereals, beef cattle, root crops, forestry. Eco-tourism. B
|1969 - 74
||W&JB Eastwood Ltd
||Operations on six farms (cereals, roots, dairy; grass-drying, 3 million poultry.
|Skills, expertise and qualifications
||Agriculture / Project Management / Environment / Ecotourism
||Monitoring & Evaluation, Farm Management, Farming Systems, Livestock, Project Management, Project Preparation / Appraisal, Rural Development, Rural Infrastructure, Training & Training Needs, Water Supplies (Rural),
||Royal Agricultural College 1966 68 NDA, MRAC
Chartered Environmentalist CEnv
Rural Engineer IEng, MIAgrE
|Countries worked in:
||Belgium, Brazil, England, France, Georgia, Jamaica, Jersey, Oman, Philippines, Portugal, Scotland, Spain, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Yemen
||English (mother tongue); French (fluent); Arabic (basic)
|Last Updated: 22/07/2014