Genesis Analytics was one of the first economics-based consulting firms to be established in Africa and has since grown into the largest.

How do we unlock value?

We do this in many ways. For instance, we do it when we figure out the mobile entry strategy for a bank operating in a fast-growing market. When we provide a litigation-proof analytical foundation for a regulator wishing to reduce mobile-phone termination rates, saving low-income consumers hundreds of millions of dollars a year. We unlock value when we devise a horticulture strategy for a large East African country that can create 100 000 jobs. We unlock value when our analysis prompts the restructuring of a water scheme to serve thousands more households in more needy areas. These are just four examples drawn from our large archive of case studies.

More highlight projects that have unlocked value for our clients

Evaluation for Development spreads its wings

Our Monitoring and Evaluation practice has added a London contingent to Johannesburg, Nairobi, Cape Town, and Underberg.

Debby Nixon has joined Noel Verrinder in London. Both Noel, who has worked out of Johannesburg since joining Genesis in 2013, and Debby, will divide their time between London and Nairobi with our colleagues Amreen Choda and Thandiwe Ng'ombe.

Evaluation for Development partner, Alyna Wyatt, said that being based in Africa means "we are in touch with beneficiaries that the programmes we evaluate target.

“Having a UK presence now will strengthen our ability to understand our partners’ and clients’ decision making contexts, ensuring that we are able to support them in their efforts to unlock value in Africa,” said Wyatt. 

Monitoring and evaluation

Amreen Choda

Associate

Amreen Choda
Associate
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Thandiwe Ng'ombe

Researcher

Thandiwe Ng'ombe
Researcher
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Debby Nixon

Associate

Debby Nixon
Associate
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Noel Verrinder

Senior Associate

Noel Verrinder
Senior Associate
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​Alyna Wyatt

Partner (Evaluation for Development)

​Alyna Wyatt
Partner (Evaluation for Development)
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Applications close on 4 August

Current job opportunities at Genesis

We are looking for passionate, self-motivated and energetic problem-solvers with analytics skills and an excellent academic record. 

Genesis recruits graduates and experienced professionals as well as specialists for specific projects . We are currently recruiting:

  • Macroeconomist (Financial Services)
  • Associate (Infrastructure)

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