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Desiderio Consultants Ltd. is a consultancy firm specialised in providing consulting and technical assistance services to governmental agencies, trade associations, trade professionals and companies in the fields of customs, transports and trade facilitation
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About us

Desiderio Consultants Ltd. is a network of international experts specialised in assisting and supporting government agencies, public and private organisations, customs brokers and other professionals active in the fields of customs and international trade, with regard to the design and implementation of strategies, solutions and measures aimed at simplifying customs & trade procedures, regulations and formalities.

We frequently participate in trade facilitation, customs modernisation/cooperation and capacity building programs. We also conduct feasibility studies, gap analysis and assessment reports with regard to customs policies, regulation and procedures, and provide recommendations aimed at supporting implementation of measures for simplifying and facilitating trade on behalf of international, regional or national institutions or bodies. Over the years, we have gained a regional competence in Africa and the main countries where we work include Algeria, Benin, Comoros, Egypt, Ethiopia, Gambia, Ghana, Madagascar, Morocco, Nigeria, Kenya, Senegal, South Africa, Togo and Uganda.

Our main experts:


Danilo Desiderio, CEO, is a lawyer specialised in customs regulation and a customs regulation and international trade expert with over 15 years of experience in the field of trade and transport facilitation, customs modernisation, international trade, export promotion and internationalisation of companies. Author of many publications in the customs field, he worked with various international organisations and advised different governments, especially in Africa, in the areas of customs and international trade policy.



Wangari Karanja, business support partner and executive assistant, acts as representative of the company, liaising with individuals and organisations, coordinating public relations activities and supporting the CEO in the operations management of Desiderio Consultants Ltd. Her duties include research, communications, correspondence, and office management.


Antony Munguti, is an ICT expert specialised in the design and implementation of measures aimed at streamlining and simplifying customs and other border agencies' IT procedures. Antony worked in Burundi, Ethiopia, Nigeria, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda and Zambia and his experience includes the development of the IT architectural design for One Stop Border Posts' (OSBPs) and the implementation of Single Window systems for harmonising and standardising the procedures of Customs and other cross-border regulatory agencies.



Desiderio Consultants Ltd. co-operates and works in close collaboration with a number of law firms, customs brokers, customs consultants and other professionals all over the world.

Our main correspondants are:

In Italy:

Marzano & Associates

BI Via F. Manzo, 11-15                    BUSA 65 Broadway, 7th floor
84123 - Salerno                                New York, NY 10006

Studio legale Di Bella

Bandiera Italia Piazza Grandi, 4 
20135 - Milano



BUSA United States of America:

Frank J. Desiderio
Grunfeld, Desiderio, Lebowitz, Silverman, & Klestadt LLP
399, Park Avenue - 25th Floor
New York, NY 10022–4877 - USA

Our former and current clients


View Danilo Desiderio's profile on LinkedIn


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Desiderio Consultants Ltd. KENYA: 46, Rhapta Road, Westlands, Nairobi / ITALY: Piazza Garibaldi 12/B, 83100 Avellino (AV) - VAT: IT02340230644