Veepin Bhowon

Provides strategic advice on trade and investment promotion to Governments and International Organisations.

Trade Policy, Investment Climate and Regional Integration.

About Veepin
Veepin has more than 30 years of expertise in the areas of trade and investment policies, trade facilitation, business climate reforms, investment promotion, trade and industrial policies (including regulatory and legal reforms), investment mapping and project evaluation. He has worked with government, private sector organisations and regional organisations such as COMESA, EAC, ECCAS, ECOWAS, Indian Ocean Commission (IOC) and SADC in 35 countries mainly in Eastern, Southern and Western Africa. Veepin is also the Executive Director of the Africa Trade Foundation, a non-profit organisation.

Veepin holds an M.Sc in Business Economics and an MPhil in Economics of Tourism from Aix-Marseille University. He also holds an MBA from the University of Mauritius and is trained as adviser for the World Bank GIPB (Global Investment Promotional Benchmarking).


  • Native in Creole, Hindi and French.
  • Fluent in English.