Private Sector Development Specialist with extensive experience facilitating linkages and leading change that drives innovation, productivity, and competitiveness. Strengths in building competitiveness for SMEs and clusters of SMEs with an export focus. Demonstrated capacity in change leadership and management in a variety of contexts, organization design and effectiveness and focusing organizational behaviour and culture. Experienced project manager. Specialist work with Multilateral institutions, internationally trading private companies, business and trade support organizations. Research interests in the quality of public institutions and social capital on social stability and economic growth.