Apurva (Apu) Patel

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Apurva (Apu) Patel

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Apu Patel has more than 20 years of experience in the international development sector working at the field and headquarters level. He has lived and worked in developing countries in Latin America and Africa managing community-based projects in areas such as disease control and prevention, community based health, civil society strengthening, disaster management, and local economic development. He has managed projects and programs and held leadership positions where he oversaw organizational portfolios. He is experienced in business development and project design, having led proposal development efforts for bilateral agencies, major foundations, and corporations. His experience includes strategic planning, partnership development and management, financial management, external relations, project monitoring and evaluation, and staff management and development. He currently engages international development professionals through training, coaching, and mentoring, providing customized consulting services as well as training and certifying PMD Professionals since 2013.