In the wake of calls for the Government of President Dr. George Manneh Weah to include professional Liberians into the governance structure of the country, bring on board their professional and academic experience, the Liberian for Democracy, Peace and National Development, LDPND has recommended Mr. Michael Geegbae Mueller, a Liberian professional banker, administrator and international development expert to help with his international contacts and connections.
LDPND says, Mr. Mueller a native of Sinoe County, obtained his Bachelor Degree in 1987 with a BSc in Commerce and eraned a Master in Economics and Business Administration In 1996.
Mr Mueller has had a very broad and rich career within the financial world. He worked not only for very highly recognized locally based Swiss banks but also for some of the most prestigious international Swiss banks. He started out at the Zuercher Kantonal Bank, and then worked as Assistant Vice President for Bank Leu and Credit Suisse in Zurich.
He later joined the Citibank of Zurich in Switzerland as it Vice President and then in 2004 he became the President of the Board and CEO for Swiss Orion Funds AG. He also worked for Instinet Switzerland AG as Member of the Board until he joined UBS as Director responsible for West Africa.
With his deep sense of understanding and framework in-depth knowledge and considerable experince of investing, operating, and financing,he has a distinct understanding of negotiation and meeting legitimate business objectives, thus adding value and bringing on new investments pertaining to trade and investments.
Mr.Mueller’s competence encompasses negotiations on behalf of some African countries, where he had worked and also working in Europe, Asia, Far East, and the Middle East, he is best suited to asist the current Liberian administration in attracting trade, investments as well as making sure that other financial institutions, the Central Bank of Liberia(CBL), the Ministries of Finance and Development Planning(MFDP), Commerce and Industry and Foreign Affairs can be guided to achieving their goals.
LDPND calls on President George Manneh Weah to extend an open arms to all Liberians across the globe with international trade, banking and development backgrounds to rally their support in helping the country in his current economic situation to a more financially prudent and investment friendly environment.
The organization thinks the inclusion of other Liberians with similar qualification, backgrounds and competence will help in promoting trade and investments in the country and also alleviating the sufferings and economic situation of the country, the statement signed by Sylvester Roberts, Executive Director of LDPND concluded.