Tom BUTTERLY is Director and Lead Consultant at Trade Development and Facilitation (TDAF) Consulting in Geneva Switzerland
Tom BUTTERLY is Director and Lead Consultant at Trade Development and Facilitation (TDAF) Consulting in Geneva Switzerland (www.tdafconsulting.com). He was formerly Deputy Director of Trade and Economic Cooperation at the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE), Chief of Trade Facilitation in UNECE responsible for the UN Centre for Trade Facilitation and Electronic Business (UN/CEFACT), and Senior Trade Facilitation expert at UNCTAD.
Prior to joining the United Nations, Mr Butterly was Managing Director of International Management Consultants (IMC), Ireland and Zimbabwe; Senior Consultant to ZimTrade, Zimbabwe and the Mauritius Export Development and Investment Authority (MEDIA); Manager of International Trade Research at the Nova Scotia (Canada) Department of Industry and Trade; Senior Economist at the Nova Scotia Department of Advanced Education; Senior Account Representative at Digital Equipment Corporation, Canada, and Production and Quality Control Manager at Telectron Ltd Ireland.
Mr Butterly holds a BA and MA in economics from Dalhousie University Canada, a Diploma in Telecommunications Technology from Dublin Ireland, and has undertaken extensive postgraduate training in international marketing and development. He is married with 4 children. He can be reached at email@example.com.