MAXIMILIAN JARRETT is the Co-Creator and Chief Executive of Abundenta Divina (Media) Ltd, a UK registered political consulting, media production and strategic communications advisory services firm. Additionally he is Europe Director of the innovative Australian company demand.film. In the non-profit sector, he currently serves as Senior Special Adviser to the Chair of the Africa Progress Group, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, a former President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. Additionally, he is a Honorary Fellow of Murdoch University, in Perth, Western Australia, and a member of the International Council of the United Kingdom’s Creative Industries Federation.
Maximilian has over twenty-eight years of professional experience in the field of international affairs and broadcasting including as a Director with the Geneva based Africa Progress Panel, chaired by former UN Secretary General, Kofi Annan, and a decade as a regular daily current affairs programme presenter and senior producer with the British Broadcasting Corporation World Service, where he began his career in 1990.
A passionate Pan-Africanist and internationalist, he was born not very far from the Atlantic Ocean in Monrovia, Liberia.