Senior Programme Manager, Centre for the Promotion of Imports from Developing Countries
Patrick Gouka has been Senior Programme Manager at the Netherlands Centre for the Promotion of Imports from developing countries (CBI) since 2006. He is currently focussing on East & Southern African countries, where he is managing a natural ingredients programme for tea, specialty coffee and oilseeds in Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania.
At the CBI, Patrick has contributed to the development of Business Support Organization Development programmes, as he considers integrated programmes in which the public and private sector have a dialogue a success factor.
Patrick holds a Master's degree in Business Administration and in Cultural Anthropology.