The Founder of VSC-Economics is Valsa Shah, a development economist and Value for Money and evaluation Specialist. She has been working in the field for 20 years. Her East African Asian roots sparked her interest and passion to work in the development sector. Having benefited from a Western education, as part of her life journey she was keen to give back some knowledge and know how to the developing world. Her passions lie in the environment, women’s empowerment and health sectors.
Valsa combines highly developed technical quantitative and qualitative economist skills with an intuitive and creative understanding of international development programming and the specific issues surrounding the countries in question. Her rigorous foundation in economics and public policy provides her with a unique strength in using mixed methods techniques for strategic decision making.
VSC-Economics Ltd. was founded in 2010 and now consists of a smallteam of Associates with an economics and evaluation background.