WHY WORK WITH LOKSAN
Strong consultancy experience: passionately serving a range of clients since 2014. A wealth of experience in designing and managing consulting projects, and working from distance with clients worldwide.
Highly analytical: strong track record in delivering action-orientated research.
Experience with high-level clients: contracted by senior UN officers at headquarters and field-office level, and worked with senior civil servants from numerous governments.
Published widely: excellent English writing skills, honed from writing UN and think tank publications, as well as freelance writing for The Guardian and The Sunday Times.
International experience: consultancy experience spans continents and language.
Fluent in: English, French, Chinese, Spanish
University of London (SOAS) (2015-2016)
Master of Science in Public Policy and Management (part-time)
McGill University (2008-2011)
Bachelor of Arts in Economics, Finance and Advanced Chinese
Peking University (2009)
University exchange (intensive course in Chinese)
Expertise: policy and program development and analysis, project management, stakeholder mapping, project cycle and management, Monitoring & Evaluation, organizational strategy development, strategic communications, and advocacy.
Thematic specialisms: migration, development and protection (migration and development nexus (diaspora issues and remittances), human trafficking, migrant smuggling, refugee and asylum issues, child protection, South-South migration routes), Sino-African relations, South-South Cooperation, development financing, EU institutions and policies.
Nominated as UK Freelancer of the Year 2019 by the UK Association for Independent Professionals and the Self-Employed (IPSE).
Guest lectured and spoken on migration and diaspora issues at the University of London, School of Oriental and African Studies, UNU-MERIT, and the Global Albanians Diaspora FLET 2020.
Trained North Korean women entrepreneurs on individualized entrepreneurship on the behalf of Choson Exchange, a Singaporean NGO.
Reported and photographed for The Guardian, The Sunday Times and BBC World (news reporting on the Burkina Faso coup)