Our Consultants

Rapid Asia is a strong believer in developing partnerships with social development consultants and other experts around the world. Our Consultant Panel consists of experts across a broad range of thematic areas and relevant fields of expertise.

For expressions of interest in working or partnering with Rapid Asia please contact us.    

Agustinus Hermino

Educational Management

Ahmed Abid (PhD)

Human Rights, Society and Multi-Level Governance

Al Artaman


Amélie Desjardins

Sustainable Business Growth & Human Rights, Migration and Gender

Amornsak Kitthananan (PhD)

Governance, Capacity Building and Social Analysis

Areeluck Pairat

Qualitative Research Methodologies

Arip Muttaqien (PhD)

Economist, M&E, and inter-disciplinary specialist

Anil Kumar

Disaster Risk Management and Climate Change Adaptation Specialist

Ashwin Kumar Rao

Social Research

Binod Chapagain, PhD

M&E and Capacity Building

Charis Smuthkochorn

Corporate Sustainability and BHR

Chariya Phongvivat

Child Rights and Protection

Chhim Samnang

Rural Development, Cambodia

Dati Fatimah

Disaster Resilience and Climate Adaptation Specialist

David Foster


David Steel

Statistical and survey methodology

David Young

Report Writer

Dawn Herdman

Qualitative Research

Denise Erber

Social Sciences Research, Qualitative research

Dewi Ratnawulan

Gender & Human Rights

Deepak Patnaik

Fisheries & Aquaculture

Dinovita Permanasari

Quantitative Researcher

Diogo Veríssimo

Wildlife Conservation and Behavior Change

Elphie Galland

Report Writer

Emily Edwards

Report Writer

Fadi Hirzalla

Qualitative Comparative Analysis (QCA)

Francesca Romana Pastorelli

Child Labour and International Labour Standards

Fred Levitan

Value Chains and linkages

Gabriel Corsetti

Civil society in China, policy analysis & human rights

Gill Schierhout

Health, HIV and Impact Evaluation

Giulia Zaratti

Financial Inclusion

Harriet Milsted

Research, M&E and Report Writing

Harry Ellis

Report Writer

Hemantha Kumar Pamarthy


Hendi Yogi Prabowo

Governance and Accountability

Henri Sitorus (PhD)

Sustainable Development

Itthirit Suwannakam

Proposal Development Consultant

Israr Ardiansyah


Jacob Bogart

Report Writer

James Eckford

Report Editor

Jason McKnight

International Epidemiology

Jen Steele

Education in Emergencies

Jenn Weidman

Report Writer

Jocelyn Phinijarom

Qualitative Analytics & Reporting

Josh Stride

Report Writer

Karen Emmons

Report Writer

Katie Saentaweesook

Report Writer

Kazim Ilhan

Data Analyst

Khiev Bunroeub

Community Development and Gender Specialist

Kittithat Sumalnop

Translator and Interpreter

Leo Villar

Report Editor

Liam Fee

Climate Change Adaption

Lorenza Errighi

Human Trafficking

Lotta Adelstal

International Development

Mallik A-As-Saqui

Agronomist and Irrigation Expert

Markus Bell (PhD)

Anthropologist and Researcher

Michelle Abou-Raad

Qualitative Interviewer

Michael Cole

Report Writer

Milan Dharel

Child Rights, Democratization, and Human Rights

Muhammad Ikhsan

Data Analyst

Nadine Spalburg

Report Writer

Nguyen Quynh Phuong

Irregular Migration and Labour Migration Researcher

Nishikah Kukreja

Communications and Government Affairs

Nick Tobia

Human Rights & Peace

Nick Day

Report Writer

Nina Brask

Animal Welfare and Wildlife Conservation

Nishandeny Ratnam

Justice, Governance, and Human rights

Nonglak Kaeophokha

Migration and Qualitative Research

Pascal Tanguay

Communications and strategy

Patporn Phoothong

Qualitative Interviewer

Peter Csepe

Public Health

Pim Savetmalanond

Report Editor

Ratchadaporn Pattanasirimongkol

Disaster Relief

Reena Arora

Report Writer/Editor, Human Rights, Labor and Migration

Rich Miller

Behavior Change Marketer

Richard Anthony McLaws

Report Editor

Sabri Bromage (PhD)

Nutrition and Public Health Expert

Sam Cartmell

Report Writer

Sakphea Hor

Gender Specialist

Sanjay Gathia

Human Rights, Capacity Building& Migration

Sara Salam

Governance – M&E, Capacity Building

Shawn Kelley

Research Analyst and Report Writer

Srilakshmi Krishnaswamy

Social Behavior Change Strategist, Behavioral Design and writer

Suchada Meteekunaporn

Social Science research

Supattra Bunnuan

Qualitative Moderator and Anthropology

Surya Deuja

Human Rights Expert

Thomas Carey

Education Specialist

Tim Williams

Governance, Trade and Supply Chain Analysis

Tutiya Buabuttra

Qualitative Interviewer

Yvonne Rademacher (PhD)

Disaster Management and Climate-Response Partnerships