MA in International Affairs, MA in Development Studies and Risk Management (Institute of Political Sciences, Bordeaux)
Benjamin leads the Synergy Francophone team, directing auditing, land and livelihoods, responsible mineral supply chains and monitoring and evaluation.
His work entails deploying, coordinating and managing multinational teams in carrying out development intervention evaluations with a wide range of methodologies. This includes conducting environmental and social impact assessments against national legislation and international best practice standards, as well social and governance auditing.
Benjamin is the project manager for Synergy’s independent evaluation services to the iTSCi programme (upstream minerals traceability programme in conflict affected areas).He is passionate about advancing solutions to business and human rights, , artisanal mining, conflict minerals and social issues relating to the extractive industries. Benjamin is fluent in French, English and Spanish.