Visiting Scientist - Aflasafe AgResults Pilot Manager
Tel: +234 8034023910
Station: Nigeria (Abuja)
Debo Akande is a qualified Chartered Manager with sixteen years of Management experience in both Africa and Europe. He is currently working as an Agribusiness specialist at International Institute of Tropical Agriculture, Nigeria and as an Independent Consultant for Deloitte Consulting LLP, United States, leading the first AgResults Pilot Project, which incentivizes smallholder farmers through “Pull mechanism” to adopt Innovations. He has on-ground experience in starting up, designing and managing several Agribusinesses supports in agriculture value chains programs, guiding research for development and delivery, leading rural poverty reduction , health and environmental management programs with several bilateral and international organizations. He is a Doctoral Researcher at the University of Hertfordshire, United Kingdom.