Investment Readiness Manager - East Africa

Richard has an inquiring mind with years of experience in analysing simple to complex deal structures, developing capital markets, supporting and leading policy initiatives by Governments, providing pricing guidance for multi-million dollar transactions and providing business advisory services to SMEs and large corporates across West, East and Southern Africa.

An international development professional with expertise in economics, investment, risk, development finance and private sector engagement, a Part Qualified Actuary and Risk Professional (Certified Financial Risk Manager, Certified Energy Risk Professional), Richard remains a generalist at heart, curious about all business issues and very open to sharing ideas and his experience. His international experience spans more than 20 countries in Africa and Europe. He’s also an entrepreneur who has set up businesses in Kenya and Ghana including Africa Risk Institute and Impact Risk Analytics.