Marcus Moench is President of ISET-International and has extensive experience working with communities, non-government, government, and international organizations on water, energy and forest management in South Asia, the Middle East, and the Western United States. He combines a strong technical background in environmental science, hydrogeology and forestry with training and experience in the design and initiation of management institutions. He led the India Water Sector Review, Groundwater Component and Yemen Decentralized Management Study for the World Bank. Dr. Moench received his PhD from the University of California at Berkeley in 1989. He has published numerous articles and papers on natural resources management.