Thirty-six years professional experience in the agribusiness and SME sectors, with geographical coverage in Africa, Asia, Caribbean, Europe, Latin America and the Middle East. Participation in, and successful implementation of, a varied portfolio of integrated projects, covering agricultural production, agribusiness development, mergers and acquisitions, enterprise restructuring, post-harvest technology, food processing, packaging, trading structures, value-chains, marketing networks, supply-chain management, market information systems and distribution channels. Formulation and development of sustainable economic growth initiatives. Development and management of comprehensive institutional strengthening, capacity building and training programmes. Managing Director/Team Leader/Senior Advisor on six large international projects, encompassing technical, environmental,institutional, social, financial, legislative, regulatory, strategic and policy considerations.