Paul Melly is a journalist focusing on development, politics and business issues in Africa and the Middle East, contributing to Africa Confidential, MEED, the EIU and Oxford Analytica.
He takes a special interest in francophone Africa and Madagascar, and has written on the Sahel the EU Institute for Security Studies.
Paul also reports on banking, political risk and development finance.
|2000 - date||Editor, then Senior Contributing Editor, Gulf States Newsletter|
|1993 - 2000||Assistant Editor, Africa Analysis|
|1989 - date||Country report author, various francophone African states, Economist Intelligence Unit|
|1986 - date||Freelance contributor to Africa Confidential, the Africa Report, the Globe and Mail, Oxford Analytica, Writenet Africa reports, MEED etc|