Luis (Lucho) Osorio-Cortes

Senior Market Systems Analyst
Practical Action Consulting

Role: CCI collaborative projects, Project team member


Luis E. (Lucho) Osorio-Cortes is a senior markets systems specialist at Practical Action Consulting and BEAM Exchange. He has more than 15 years’ experience in international development and specialises in facilitation of market systems development and organisational learning. Lucho also coordinates The Market Facilitation Initiative (MaFI), a working group of the SEEP Network helping practitioners to become more effective facilitators of inclusive market development programs. Lucho’s experience in environmental conservation and market development includes lagoon fisheries in Sri Lanka, native potatoes in high Andes in Peru, riverine islands (char lands) in Bangladesh and non-timber forest products in Guyana and Tajikistan, amongst others.