Analyst, Sub-Saharan Africa, Country Risk, IHS Markit
William Farmer is an analyst focused on sub-Saharan Africa for the Country Risk team at IHS Markit
An analyst for IHS Markit, William Farmer specializes in the political, security, and business environment of Central and East Africa. Prior to joining IHS Markit, he worked as an Africa-focused political risk analyst in London and Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. There, William authored political risk reports and conducted due-diligence investigations. He has previously traveled to Kenya, Uganda, and South Africa. William holds a BA in History from King's College London and an MA in Conflict, Security and Development from King's College London, both United Kingdom.