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PSGV International is a US veteran-owned small business.


As a joint venture, we combine PSG Resources experience in a US energy and other infrastructure sectors and VGM Partners international expertise in IT, economic development, social, educational and health sectors.


Our main goal is to improve communities worldwide through our professional contribution, to provide excellence and value. We set the highest possible performance standards, and we believe our ownership culture and streamlined company model will reinforce our development mission, allowing us to be efficient and effective in promoting meaningful change around the world. We bring our expertise to everything we do, continuously seeking to measure and improve our work and support our clients.


Our impact is amplified through the synergy of partnerships. We partner with governments, civil society organizations, the private sector and the communities we serve. Our financial, operational and program management systems provide assurance to funding partners and reinforce the capabilities of local implementing partners.


We bring together experts from multiple disciplines, who represent a range of backgrounds and expertise, to address ever-evolving human development challenges. PSGV offers a global and multicultural team of staff and consultants with a deep expertise in a range of issues including energy, IT, health, agriculture, SME development, education and human rights. Our global a network is made up of highly qualified professionals located in every region of the globe. 

Our top priority is to provide professional, top-quality consulting services and to ensure the highest value of money spent. We are passionate about our work and are keen to provide integrated services-delivering the most cost-effective, efficient, and practical solutions to our Clients. We are committed to achieving the Millennium Development Goals and have a clear understanding of the Paris and Busan declarations on aid effectiveness, sustainable development and poverty reduction strategies. Our primary objectives are making lasting difference in the world and thrive for prosperity, poverty reduction, better governance and environmental sustainability.


Our core values set us apart from competitors, including:


Integrity: Full commitment and dedication to each project thus ensuring high-quality services and best practices for our Clients;


Innovation: Adoption of innovative consulting approaches in a fast-changing environment that enables us to be flexible and to achieve our goals with a fresh vision and new ideas;


Excellence: Adjustment and fulfillment of highest technical and professional standards, accumulation and transfer of senior knowledge and information to new teams;


Responsibility: To meet the highest expectations of our clients and ensure quality and efficiency, we are working towards the continuous development of project management techniques and in-house technologies. 

Our management team has the best blend of technical knowledge, education, management experience and international exposure. Our experience along with our veteran-owned SBA status guarantees that we can implement projects of any complexity and almost in all geographies.


Mustafa Durrani is a business leader, project manager and engineer with a wide range of experiences leads teams and solves problems for all phases of the project lifecycle. Mr. Durrani’s professional skills include Project Management and Engineering, Product Development and Risk Management, Engineering Performance Improvement, Supply Chain and Procurement, Engineering Management and Infrastructure Planning & Execution.

His professional experience includes the management of large and complex projects, programs, and products in the defense, energy, automotive, technology, and transportation sectors with an average CAPEX value over $500 MM/year.   

Mr. Durrani’s academic qualifications include a BS in Mechanical Engineering from United States Military Academy at West Point and an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.

He is PMP and EIT certified, and Six Sigma Green Belt holder.


Matthew Echezabal is a fully qualified operational professional in Project Management, Business Development, Workforce Planning, Sourcing, Testing, Recruiting and Onboarding. Proven experience building collaborative, customer-focused talent management teams necessary to support mission statements, a diverse and inclusive work environment, and fair opportunities for employees to advance their careers and grow the business.

His professional experience includes management of large projects with multiple clients simultaneously, development of client relationships and managing teams of contractors for high level, high volume technical roles with construction, E&P operators in Oil and Gas Upstream Markets, Downstream markets and the medical industry. This includes the full professional spectrum from global executive management, senior and junior engineering talent and site personnel. Interface with C/V level professionals with the goal of providing large-scale workforce solutions such as MSPs, RPOs and contractor consolidation efforts. 


Reece Vincent is a Principal Environmental Scientist and Senior Project Manager with over 16 years of experience in continuous and varied environmental, due diligence, demolition, remediation and risk assessment projects performed across the world.

A resident of the US, but a native of Australia, Mr. Vincent has worked both on and offshore on projects ranging in value from smaller scaled budgets in impoverished nations, to technical guidance on major capital projects in the waters of the South China Sea, to leading expert witness assessment teams and testimony relating to the largest environmental disaster in US history. During this time he has project managed, Site managed, given leading technical guidance on, provided consulting expert testimony for and lead teams in the assessment and remediation of Sites for clients ranging from the Los Angeles World Airport and the LA US Schools District, to the Australian Defence Force, and major global engineering, oil and gas firms. 


Vardan Markosyan is an established economist with qualifications gained from Chicago Booth. His academic skills in managerial economics, development policy, econometric modeling, and analysis are complemented with years’ long high-level management consultancy experience. He has more than 15 years of experience of advising different private and public-sector clients and managing consultancy projects. He has worked in and managed multi-national, multicultural, multidisciplinary teams in an international context.

During years of practice, he has excelled and utilized his qualifications in a large number of sectors of economies around the globe. Particularly, this covers cross-sectors such as a) governance, with extensive experience in organisational development, needs assessment b) enabling environment for business growth and investment, in rural development, business environment reform, promoting linkages and foreign and domestic investment c) theoretical and practical experience in MSME support and financing, and d) regional and local development, gender and women empowerment, social development and participatory process, community programs (M4P, cross-cutting issues).


Kristopher Lablue is an executive sale and recruiting leader with over 15 years’ experience in staffing and market strategy Recognized for positive business contributions, territory startup/expansion, new account development and key account management. Mr. Lablue has demonstrated ability to lead sales and project teams as well as achieve individual and personal company goals. Adept at handling numerous simultaneous client needs with expertise and precision.

He has extensive experience providing project staffing for domestic and international oil and gas exploration programs in onshore (conventional and unconventional resources) and offshore (inland waters, outer continental shelf, deepwater and ultra-deepwater) plays.

Mr. Lablue also has vast experience in project management including but not limited HSSE consulting, domestic and international project staffing and temporary staffing throughout the oil and gas vertical.