Public Financial Management
Robert Clifton joined AFRITAC South (AFS) as a Public Financial Management (PFM) Advisor in 2018. Before joining AFS, he worked for the National Treasury in South Africa for over 10 years in various roles leading budget reforms initiatives. Prior to this role, he worked for the US Treasury, and the Texas budget office. His main PFM experience is in budget preparation especially expenditure planning and budget accountability and transparency. He also has expertise in public investment management, strategy for implementing integrated financial management systems and designing PFM reform strategies. Robert holds a Masters in Public Affairs from the LBJ School of Public Affairs from the University of Texas.