Specialties: Research Project management, CSR/CSI research, business development, leadership development, organisational development & change management, stakeholder engagement and liaison, project management, training & course development, evaluation, monitoring, research project design.
Development practitioner & researcher with over 20 years experience in Sub Saharan Africa. Solid development academic background. Exceptional communicator with strong business development, project management, negotiation, problem resolution, and client service aptitude. Equally effective at identifying opportunities, developing focus, and providing practical project management advisory services from strategic down to operational level in developmental sector.
Experience include technical advisory services and capacity building support to various international development agencies, governments & entities in Africa.
Outstanding leadership and management skills track record in projects in the private sector, civil society and public sector. Work across Sub Saharan region bears testimony to skills and ability to become familiar with social, political and economic environments within a short period of time, enabling me to operate successfully in different countries, cultures, societies and environments.
Professional business-like personal presentation & communication skills have served me well at all levels of stakeholder, partner, client and team settings.
Authored various research project publications, business & franchise training manuals and textbooks at tertiary level vocational training. Entrepreneurial spirit with wide experience: tasted both business success and failure, giving me an edge in management consulting skills and leadership.