Robert Anderson

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Honorary Associate



Robert Anderson is Managing Director of the African Lakes Company Limited.

Robert has 25 years’ experience managing projects in sub-Saharan Africa and brings relevant experience of micro-finance and SME lending for a regulated bank in Malawi over the last ten years. Trustee of the Scottish Community Foundation 2001-2012. Trustee and Chair of the Scottish Malawi Foundation, Philanthropy consultant to Opportunity International and the Gloag Foundation. Since 2015 he has acted as the Scottish representative of Merlin Partners LLP, a private equity advisory boutique. Robert has facilitated a series of conversations on investment with the President and Government of Malawi and their Scottish counterparts. Robert is an accredited mediator.