Arthur assists PhytoTrade Africa’s members in managing their production capacity and forward planning in line with market demand. He also helps to guide members through the organic and fair trade certification processes, as well as helping new members to configure their supply chains. Although based in London, Arthur spends much of his time on the ground with members in Southern Africa. Prior to joining PhytoTrade Africa, Arthur had his own organically certified farm in Malawi exporting herbal teas and spices to Europe. He began his career in international merchant banking and holds a BA (Hons) in Business Studies from the University of Sheffield.