February 21, 2016

Washington, D.C. – The OXUS GROUP, is proud to announce that Mr. Edward Walter Koenig III has been appointed as Executive Vice President.  Most recently, Mr. Koenig served as the U.S. Senior Commercial Officer in Afghanistan based in the U.S. Embassy in Kabul.  AT OXUS, Mr. Koenig will provide strategic leadership to further develop company efforts to deliver world-class programs to develop governmental capacity and to drive private sector growth in emerging markets, especially Afghanistan.

Mr. Koenig comes with over 25 years of Senior Management experience. He has extensive global experience in the development and leadership of high performance and high growth organizations in a wide variety of industrial contexts including technology, manufacturing and construction. Mr. Koenig has served as the Lead Business Development Advisor for the U.S. State Department in Southern Iraq. Until September 2015 he served as the Senior Commercial Officer at the U.S. Embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan where he worked to foster private business sector growth through increased trade and investment in Afghanistan.

“I’m pleased and honoured to be joining a company that consistently brings the highest caliber results to its customers.  It’s a very critical time in Afghanistan and the region.  I look forward to working with OXUS to help build the capacity of governments to deliver services to their citizens and to support the success of private sector companies operating in the region,” says Mr. Koenig.


About OXUS GROUP

OXUS GROUP brings together the knowledge and experience required to enable our clients to succeed in government-funded contracts or private sector projects in Afghanistan and other markets in the region. The OXUS team’s areas of expertise include: government solutions, capacity building and training, technology services and solutions, business development, community engagement.

For more information please contact us at info@oxuscorp.com.