Dan Aylward-Mills is a development economist with over 10 years of experience in economic consulting and policy. He works in Vivid Economics’ growth and development practice area, leading work around trade and investment. He combines a detailed knowledge of macroeconomic, econometric, structural and micro-economic models with qualitative research methods of stakeholders and political economy dynamics to produce comprehensive analysis and practical policy and programme recommendations. He also has substantial experience in business case development, HM Treasury Green Book, KPI frameworks, and evaluation design and implementation.
He has led projects for public and private sector clients in the UK, Europe, South America, Africa and the Middle East, in particular with UK Government departments. He previously spent two years in Lesotho working on industrial policy and private sector development, alongside all major government departments, multilateral organisations.