Simon DeBere


What does Simon do at OpenUp?

I’m an intern working on a project to understand how to value different Civic Tech tools used by OpenUp, including Wazimap.

About Simon

I’m interested in government accountability and believe monitoring and transparency are a key part of this. I’m focused on understanding the value of different forms of monitoring and transparency and then want to aggressively scale those ideas.


  • Worked at One Acre Fund, an agricultural social enterprise 
  • Worked at Monitor Deloitte, a strategy consulting firm 
  • Completed a BA in Economics. Currently completing a joint Masters in Public Administration in International Development and Master in Business Administration


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