Paul Stevens is an Associate based in Bangkok, supporting Advance Consulting as our Senior Advisor Strategic Partnerships in Asia. His primary areas of expertise are Inclusive Business strategy and programming, public-private partnerships, sustainable supply chains, government / stakeholder relations and business development.
Paul has twenty years of experience working at the interface of industry, natural resource management and pro-poor development, most recently as Bangladesh Country Director with SNV. He has designed and led a series of innovative and highly successful market-based development initiatives and – having lived and worked for the the past 11 years in Asia – has built an extensive network throughout the region encompassing national governments, business leaders, civil society organisations and donors.
Paul holds Masters Degrees in International Relations & Social Anthropology and in Conservation Biology.