ANDREW DRAIN

TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT LEAD

Andy leads the development and application of the EWB solutions design process and supports our Community programs team to strengthen applied processes for solutions development. 
 
Andy has a background in mechanical engineering, with experience in process development and product design, teaching at Massey University, and more recently completed his PHD focusing on enhancing human-centred technology development through embedding capacity development into participatory design processes, with field studies in Cambodia working collaboratively with people with disabilities to co-design assistive farming techniques. He has experience facilitating on EWB's Design Summits, and has also been instrumental in the development of EWB's design process.