Mrs Donata Chitsonga
First Secretary- Trade
Malawi High Commission, New Dehli
Industry / Sector
Healthcare & Pharmaceuticals, Information and Communication Technology, Infrastructure, Manufacturing, Mining, Power & Energy, Trade
As First Secretary, am responsible for promotion of trade between Malawi and India and all countries represented in India. Am a holder of MSc in Agricultural Development Economics from University of Reading, well experienced in working with SMEs and large industries, review and monitoring of donor funded projects as well as government projects. Have 15 years experience in promoting Trade and investment in Malawi, coordinating dialogue between the public and private sector and coordinating the negotiation of investment and trade agreements.
Malawi is a politically stable country with friendly warm hearted people, strategically located with good climate for business growth. Malawi has fresh water lake providing good environment for tourism investment, irrigation and agro-processing. The country has enormous investment opportunities in all sectors with youthful trainable and affordable labour force. There are very attractive tax incentives in different sectors with flexible monetary terms and conditions which are very conducive for investment. Investment opportunities also exist in the service sector, infrastructure (housing, roads and railway) development, ICT sector, Energy sector and mining.