Allelign Zeru (PhD) is the General Manager of HydroXpert for water resources services and solutions. He has over 15 years of professional experience on a variety of water and environmental projects located in more than 12 countries. For instance, he carried out / led technical studies and projects on multi-sectoral water uses and allocation; water & green growth; water & energy such as hydropower & energy recovery; climate change adaptation & storage systems; groundwater and surface water management; water policy, environmental laws and regulations.
He earned his PhD degree (2004) in Fluid Mechanics from the University of Strasbourg in France; MSc degree (1998) in Resources Engineering (water and land resources) from the University of Karlsruhe, now Karlsruhe Institute of Technology in Germany; and a BSc degree in Agricultural Engineering. He delivered training courses in water resources and hydrology; designed and developed decision tools for water resources management; coordinated multi-stakeholder consultations and collaborations.