Christus leads the Tobacco Control Data initiative in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. He has a Master’s Degree in Food Safety and Quality from the University of Nairobi, where he worked on Natural Toxins, as well as a Bachelor’s Degree in Crop Science from the Catholic University of Bukavu. His areas of expertise include biological and social research, GIS and Remote Sensing, Data Analysis, Agriculture, and Food Security. He has worked for non-governmental organizations as a monitoring, evaluation, and learning specialist and consultant, as well as a lecturer in several agricultural faculties. Christus will split his time between Goma and Kinshasa.