James Grall

James Grall

James Grall

Regional Director, Asia, Eurasia & Latin America

James Grall has 25 years of experience in international development. He has designed and implemented complex activities in economic growth, democracy and governance, energy, environment and natural resources, health and education. James currently leads the Pact regional portfolios for Asia/Eurasia, Latin America and global programs. James has lived and worked in Southeast Asia since 2005 and is presently based in Bangkok, Thailand. James holds a master's degree in international affairs and U.S. foreign policy from The American University. When not at work, James is usually found with his husband and four dogs on a beach somewhere in Asia or at the piano.

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • Civil society and advocacy

  • Value chain strengthening and business development services

  • Program operations

  • Conflict resolution

  • Community-led development

  • Livelihoods and economic growth