Asief Alli has worked in water in sanitation over the past 31 years. His academic background is in the fields of water sciences and post graduate in transboundary water management. Asief has technical and management experience that spans across the water & sanitation sector in Africa, Middle East and Europe and has successfully directed and implemented various local and international projects. He is a member of various industry forums both locally and internationally. Asief currently is the head of the Rand Water Academy responsible for the implementation of didactical and praxis based models in the water and sanitation sector.