Raymond is the founder and CEO of Expectation State. He is responsible for business strategy and oversight.
Prior to joining Expectation State, Raymond’s career has focused on supporting governments in Emerging States on behalf of a wide range of donors including DFID, FCO, EU, UN, Danida, and the US. He has worked extensively throughout South Asia, the Middle East, and Africa, designing, implementing, and evaluating programmes and funding instruments aimed at enhancing state stability, including through private sector engagement.
In addition to his role at Expectation State, Raymond is a Senior Deployable Civilian Expert for the UK Government Stabilisation Unit and is a board trustee of the Centre on Religion and Global Affairs and CRGA USA.