Anthea Paelo is the Intervention Manager, Business Environment at Financial Sector Deepening Uganda. She is an economist with expertise in competition and economic regulation in East and Southern Africa. Prior to joining FSD Uganda, Anthea worked as an economist at the Centre for Competition, Regulation and Economic Development (CCRED) in Johannesburg during which time she undertook a number of microeconomic studies on various sectors in a number of countries including Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, South Africa, Zambia and Zimbabwe. She has also written a number of research papers and peer reviewed material.
She is a PhD candidate with the University of Johannesburg. Her topic considers how the competitive dynamics of the mobile financial services sector in Kenya and Uganda affect initiatives to bring about financial inclusion.Posted on