Mr. Frank Maul is a practical expert in foreign trade promotion. In his position as Foreign Trade Consultant at German Chambers of Commerce in Northern Africa, he has supported German SMEs in developing export markets and in taking investment decisions; and local SMEs in entering the German and European market. After having worked as Area Sales Manager for a German engine manufacturer, he joined the German Important Promotion Desk (IPD), an import promotion project funded by the German Ministry for Development Cooperation. Mr. Maul is the current Head of IPD (act.), and in charge of IPD’s technical wood programme.
Due to his diverse professional background, Mr. Maul is familiar with the objectives and functioning of business organizations and development cooperation as well as with the perspectives and requirements of the private sector.