He has been involved in new business development and management in various countries including Africa at Amazon, WASSHA, and Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST).
As a PM at Amazon, he contributed to top-line improvement and productivity improvement through projects based on data analysis. As an executive officer of C Channel's overseas business, he achieved multi-month profitability in Thailand and Indonesia in the first year. For the last two years, as New Business Manager at WASSHA, he led the launch of an engine rental business for the Tanzanian fishing industry and a motorcycle taxi hire service for businesses.
He holds an MBA from the University of California, San Diego and is an active backpacker who has traveled to nearly 100 countries.