Sinan Hatik serves as a Monitoring, Evaluation, Research, Learning, and Adapting (MERLA) associate for RTI's International Development Group. In this capacity, Mr. Hatik provides support across different projects funded by the USAID, the private sector, and the U.S. Department of State. In addition, he acts as a focal point for the Act to End Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTD) | East project and coordinates MERLA business development support across technical programs within RTI’s international development group.
Before joining RTI, Mr. Hatik worked as a consultant for the World Bank and helped lead operations of a large-scale lending initiative. Previously, he served as an External Relations Specialist at the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry in Turkey. He also conducted technical research in food policy and agriculture for Biovision Foundation for Ecological Development, OECD and FAO, and analyzed qualitative data for RTI through consultancies. He speaks Turkish and French.