worked with SNV, UNDP , HFHI ,NGOs, Private sectors in Nepal, Zambia and South Sudan
I work for a business organisation, I work for a non government organisation, I am an academic
About my work:
Value Chain ,M4P and PSD Specialist (more than 17 years) having worked in both Southern Africa and Asia with post-conflict experience. I have contributed and shared private sector and entrepreneurship development models in various national and international policy forums and publications, provided advisory services to various pro–poor rural agribusiness enterprises; public private partnership initiatives in South Sudan, Zambia, and Nepal.
-Piloted Cardamom Value chain in Nepal supported by SNV and UNDP/GEF Nepal
-Implemented Ultra poor special package programme in Nepal implemented by UNDP/SAPAP Asia/Nepal
-Successful pilot on Gum Acacia Value chain in South Sudan ( SNV )
-Piloted Rice value chain in Zambia (SNV)
-Piloted Biogas program in Zambia(SNV)
-Provided consultancy services on market linkages and BDS services to the innovative project -Jatropha oil for lighting project in Zambia ( SNV)
-Implemented DANIDA funded integrated income generation project in Nepal (MRMG/RIGP)
MBA from TU Nepal MSc in strategic planning from EBS-Heriot Watt University UK and Diploma on BDS service from ILO .
Currently perusing a DBA study from EBS-Heriot Watt UK.
Topics on my radar:
Agriculture, Base of the Pyramid, Enterprise Development, Inclusive Business Models, Measuring Impact, Partnerships, Technology, Trade, Women and Business, Youth Enterprise
May we work together as part of a global team to find the effective solutions that will be required to meet the future global challenges. Business can assist in poverty reduction and I would be most interested to learn more about the 2014-2015 initiatives that you are undertaking in Africa.