PATRICE N.

Senior Director - Business Development

Master's DegreeThe Catholic University of Louvain-la-Neuve

Nairobi, Kenya

Summary

• An accomplished International development and cooperation professional with more than seventeen years of experience in corporate administration and management of regional integration in the East African Community. Very good experience in government and Private Sector. • Resource Mobilisation and Partnership building: Strategic Dialogue establishment with Development Partners for my previous employer, the Lake Victoria Basin Commission (LVBC) where both LVBC and its Development Partners (UN System, EU, World Bank, AfDB, USAID, SIDA, KFW, GIZ, DFPA, etc) articulate their strategic priorities and funding availability for Projects & Programmes. This resulted in mobilization of over USD 400 million from multiple Development Partners to support implementation our Projects and Programmes, including community-driven development (CDD) projects for youth and women job creation and livelihood improvement in six East African Countries. • Projects Planning and Management: Held a senior level and team leadership positions working with multi-cultural teams on all aspects of projects management, from the idea stage through design, implementation, evaluation and completion reporting of large-scare Projects located in different countries with multiple partners and stakeholders. • Policy development and implementation strategy: I led design and advocacy for several regional harmonised policies in the East African Community Member States. • Diplomacy and negotiation skills: Superior Communication and interpersonal relations skills, good diplomatic tact and negotiations. Experience in working with national and multinational governments’ officials at all levels. I participated and facilitated several intergovernment ministerial meetings, regional legislative Assembly and International Forums where I delivered statements, policy briefs and institutional advocacy.

Experience

  • development
  • implementation
  • economic policy
  • international development
  • community
  • world bank group
  • burundi
  • united states
  • kenya
  • uganda
  • rwanda
  • Sectors
  • Funders
  • Countries

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