SPP Leadership Team


Zeenat Nazir

Consulting Director of Monitoring and Evaluation

Zeenat is a trained economist with almost a decade of experience in economic consulting, international development and financial journalism. Zeenat specializes in quantitative economic analysis and is also fluent with qualitative research methods. She has worked as an analyst for the world’s top economics research firm, where she conducted sophisticated statistical analyses in support of her clients’ business challenges. She is also skilled in conceptualizing and undertaking large-scale program evaluations (both, international and domestic) and has consulted for organizations like USAID and Save the Children. Zeenat is based in New York City and holds a joint Master of Public Administration (MPA) degree from the London School of Economics and Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs.

Zeenat is President of Zencon LLC., and is currently Smarter People Planning’s Consulting Director of Monitoring and Evaluation.