Mr. Jacob Mwale

Mr. Jacob Mwale is the Executive Director of the Grain Trader Association of Zambia (GTAZ) and Executive Secretary at Zambia Association for Fertilizer and Plant Nutrition. He holds an MBA from the Australian Institute of Business & Technology (AIBT), Lusaka, Zambia and ACCA from the Zambia Centre for Accountancy Studies (ZCAS). He has more than 20 years practical experience in agricultural markets, business, financial, administrative management and strategic planning. In addition, his expertise includes project management, public and private sector collaboration, policy analysis and trade. Core competences include expertise in high level work with international organizations on practical coordination and implementation activities at the macro and micro-level in addressing challenges in business. 

As an Executive Director of GTAZ, Jacob has managed to engage policy makers, national and international organizations on ensuring an enabling business and economic environment for members of the association through coordination and implementation activities for the benefit of members and the country at large.