James Maillu

James has over 17 years' experience in financial inclusion and inclusive SME development.

I am a climate smart and SME development specialist with PhD and MSc in entrepreneurship focusing on financial inclusion and eco-inclusive enterprise development in East and West Africa. I have direct experience implementing market-oriented climate smart agriculture and renewable energy uptake by supporting clean energy value chain key players, aggregators, strategic partners and end-users and financial institutions to foster improved and more inclusive linkages with smallholder farmers and eco-inclusive enterprises to increase economic, social and environmental impacts.

Country Representative, Kenya– Catalyste+: January 2021 to date
Purpose: Partnership development and provision of business development services for the development of women-led and youth-led enterprises in agribusiness, nutrition and health, ecotourism and hospitality, circular economy, agroforestry and natural resource management sectors leading to economic empowerment of women and youth.

Position: Country Representative, Kenya – Catalyste+

Speaker at the Kenya Mining Week 2023

Welcome to The Kenya Mining Week 2023.

Join an estimated 300 delegates at the Conference and Exhibition. Talking place in Nairobi from 17th – 21st July 2023.