Augustin Kakou is a Field Manager at IPA Côte d’Ivoire. He is currently working with IPA-CI on a randomized evaluation on supporting children at home and at school. He has worked successively as a Field Manager on several projects, and previously held roles as a supervisor, field coordinator, and consultant before becoming a full-time staff member. Before joining IPA, he worked as a consultant for several national and international organizations. He holds a master's degree in modern literature from the Université Félix Houphouët-Boigny in Cocody, Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire.