ODI has experts working on the most important issues in development, with background and expertise in countries throughout sub-Saharan Africa, Asia and Latin America.

Sarah Colenbrander
Director of Programme – Climate and Sustainability
Stephen Commins
Research Associate
Lucia da Corta
Research Associate
Heaven Crawley
Senior Research Associate
Megan Daigle, ODI
Senior Research Fellow
Neil Dillon
Research Fellow
Vidya Diwakar
Senior Research Officer
Catherine Dom
Senior Research Associate
Jim Drummond
Senior Research Associate
Martin Evans
Senior Research Fellow
Gonzalo Fanjul
Research Associate
John Farrington
Senior Research Associate



Distinguished Fellows 

Established in 2017, ODI’s Distinguished Fellowship is a prestigious programme for global leaders whose work has an international impact.

Our Distinguished Fellows cover a range of backgrounds, geographies and areas of expertise. Building on their own careers and experiences, they work in partnership with our senior leadership and research teams to deliver impact across international development and global affairs.


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