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International Experience

I am a British citizen, born and brought up in Africa (12 years in Malawi and 3 years on Mauritius) and I have been resident in Denmark since 1982. My language skills include English (Mother tongue), Danish (fluent), French (fluent), German and Spanish (Moderate) and some knowledge of Bengali and Hindi.

I have considerable international working experience, having lived and worked in a number of developing countries in Africa, Asia, the Middle East and Europe. I have served in long term postings in E. Africa (2 years in Kenya) and S. Asia (2 years in Bangladesh and 4 years in India) and have undertaken a considerable number of assignments in:

  • Africa: (Burkina Faso, Eritrea, Kenya, Malawi, Morocco, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe)
  • Asia (Afghanistan, Bangladesh, India, Indonesia, Nepal, Kazakhstan, Philippines)
  • Indian Ocean Region (Comoro Islands, Madagascar, Mauritius, Réunion, Seychelles)
  • Middle East (Yemen)
  • Western Europe (United Kingdom, Denmark)
  • Central and Eastern Europe (Lithuania, Romania, Ukraine).

As a long term resident of Denmark, I am not only fluent in Danish but also have in-depth knowledge of Danish and Nordic traditions and norms.


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