Founder and Senior Partner
PMK Associates, Malawi
Paul is founder of PMK Associates, a Malawian consulting firm working in the field of development. He has undertaken numerous assignments, including an assignment with the Ministry of Irrigation and Water Development where he worked on donor and aid harmonization in the water sector, ensuring effective and efficient government processes; a research assistant for the Harvard Kennedy School’s Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation, and more recently, a research fellow with Investec Asset Management Institute. One of his goals is to help local institutions in Africa forge international affiliations, providing resources that would maximize local food production capabilities. Previously, Paul was policy director for ActionAid Malawi, where he sought to reduce poverty and disease in Southern Africa. Prior to joining ActionAid, he held posts in the government of Malawi, the Malawi Central Bank, and the Malawi Investment Promotion Agency.