Who : Our People : Technical Experts

Giovanni Cuero

Team Lead, Workforce Development, ACDI/VOCA, Colombia

Giovanni Cuero is an ACDI/VOCA technical advisor with more than 17 years of experience working in Colombia’s public sector and leading international development programs, designing and implementing public policies and fostering economic opportunities and income generation. Over the past six years, Giovanni has lead implementation of Tanager’s Inclusive Employment Model in Colombia, focusing on vulnerable populations (extreme poverty, Afro-Colombians, indigenous people, LGBTIT and victims of the armed conflict) and generating employment opportunities for more than 1,500 youth, $9.1 million in public and private sector funding, and engaging 220 companies. He is an economist, and holds a master’s in Government and Public Policy.