Global Expert Network
Acorn International’s network includes top social and environmental management practitioners around the globe. We are proud to collaborate with internationally recognized experts in such fields as:
Our friends and collaborators include:
Dwight J. Goldman, P.E., CSP
Mr. Goldman has over 40 years of experience as an Engineer and Consultant for operational Health, Safety and Environmental programs, including PSM, SEMS, Risk Management and Regulatory Compliance.
Amy B. Rosenstein
Ms. Rosenstein has 30 years of experience in human health and ecological risk assessments, exposure assessments, toxicity evaluations, and risk communication for government and private clients, and has evaluated environmental impacts in terrestrial, freshwater and marine environments.
Jeremy Colman, PhD
Dr. Jeremy Colman is an environmental consultant with over 30 years’ experience in marine research, management and environmental impact assessment.
Irge Satiroglu, PhD
Dr. Satiroglu is a specialist in social impact assessment and resettlement, with 15 years of experience. Worked in various energy, water resources, transportation and oil projects in Eastern Europe, Africa, Asia and South America. Skilled in stakeholder engagement, social risk analysis, land acquisition and resettlement planning with a gender perspective in line with the World Bank and IFC safeguard policies.
Mr. Loreti is the founder and Principal of The Loreti Group, an environmental consulting firm assisting clients on issues surrounding sustainability, energy, and climate change. He has over 30 years of experience in environmental consulting, serving industrial, government, and non-profit clients.
Mr. Barclay has over 25 years of experience in international consulting, specializing in involuntary resettlement for large, oil and gas, mining, petrochemical and infrastructure projects.
Resettlement planning implementation, monitoring and auditing; social risk assessment; pre-finance social due diligence; social impact assessment.
Philippe Jean, PhD
Dr. Philippe’s key activities are Training, Capacity Building, Due Diligence Audits, and all permitting activities (Baseline surveys, EIAs, Strategic EIAs). He has 33 years of experience in environmental & financial risk consulting, working for the Industry (Oil & Gas, Mining, Manufacturing), and governments in Europe, Africa, Middle East and Asia.
Jean Marc Bidjo
Mr. Bidjo is a senior professional with many years of experience in management of various aspects of projects and stakeholder engagement, primarily in the oil and gas industry. His career experience includes extensive and successful engagement in government affairs, stakeholder alignment and HSES while advancing to a position in general management.
Mrs. Toktarbekova has strong international experience in the oil and gas industry and consulting. Her consulting experience includes evaluation and management of socio-environmental impacts associated with projects in oil and gas and mining. She led and participated in ESHIA projects, environmental and social due diligence and performance audits (on behalf of lender and operator), developed management plans and associated reports. Zhanna is fluent in Russian.