MATTEO GUIDOTTI

Senior Trainer and Consultant
 

Matteo est consultant, évaluateur et formateur. Il est économiste et politologue, avec un doctorat en Sciences Politiques de l’Université de Genève. Il bénéficie d’une expérience de 25 ans dans le domaine de la coopération internationale et de la gestion publique. Il est spécialisé dans la formation pour adultes (Executive Education) et enseigne la Gestion stratégique de projet, l’Evaluation et la Gestion par les Résultats dans diverses organisations de formations professionnelles et académiques suisses et à l’étranger.

Matteo est chargé de cours à l’Institut des Hauts Etudes Internationales et du Développement – IHEID de Genève où il enseigne dans plusieurs programmes. Dans cette institution, il est le Directeur du programme Strategic Management for Development programs, responsable académique pour l’Afrique anglophone du Master en politiques et pratiques du développement, et chercheur associé auprès du Center of Conflicts, Development and Peacebuilding.

En qualité de Directeur du Cabinet suisse Magi-Ster Consulting et Evaluation, il a réalisé de nombreux mandats de conseil et d’évaluation pour des acteurs de la cooperation internationale et pour des gouvernements.

Il est certifié gestionnaire de changement ADKAR, gestionnaire de projets PRINCE2 et est membre de la Société Suisse d’Evaluation.

Matteo is a senior lecturer, senior consultant, and senior trainer with over 25 years of experience in international development and not-for-profit, strategic project management, and evaluation. His main areas of competencies are in state-building, decentralization, governance and capacity building; project cycle management (PCM), Results-based Management (RBM), monitoring and evaluation, performance management and change management. His innovative multidisciplinary approach aims at blending knowledge from several disciplines in social, political, project management, foresight, and cognitive sciences.

Matteo holds a Ph.D. in Political Science from the University of Geneva, Switzerland. A graduate of the University of Neuchâtel, Matteo has a BA in Economics and a BA in Political Sciences. He holds a Master in Public Management and Policy Evaluation (University of Geneva) and a Master in Advanced Developed Studies (The Graduate Institute, Geneva).

He started his career as a researcher at the Laboratory of Applied Economics (LEA - University of Geneva), and he went on working as a senior consultant with Ernst & Young Consulting in the Performance Management Unit. Since 2004 Matteo is also the managing director and owner of MAGI-STER Consulting & Evaluation where he provides consulting services for governments, international organizations, local and international NGOs in Europe, South-East and Central Asia, and Africa.

At The Graduate Institute he lectures in several programs; here is the Director of the program Strategic Project Management for Development (SPMD), the Head of the Executive Master in Development Policies and Practices (DPP) for African English speaking countries, and a Research Associate with the Centre on Conflicts, Development and Peacebuilding (CCDP).

Matteo is a member of the Swiss Evaluation Society (SEVAL), of the International Development Evaluation Association (IDEAS), and a former member of the technical board of the Swiss Italian NGO federation (FOSIT). He is a certified PRINCE2 Practitioner and certified ADKAR-Prosci Change Manager.