Kinyua M’Mbijjewe

Consultant – Agcuity. growhow

Kinyua M’Mbijjewe is a food and agricultural consultant for Syngenta and AFAP, following 20 years leading Corporate Affairs in Africa for global agricultural companies Syngenta and Monsanto – after 4 years working in the food industry with Del Monte in Kenya.

His focus and ambition is on enabling farmers succeed commercially so that they can better feed Africa, through shaping progressive partnerships that provide predictable markets, quality farm inputs, affordable financial services, good agricultural knowledge, IT solutions and an incentivizing policy environment. In place, these elements spur a dynamic agribusiness environment that stimulates rural prosperity and economic growth.

He is particularly keen on innovative ways to support youth engagement in agribusiness, convinced that young people have the entrepreneurial energy to build successful business’ in the food and agricultural space. He is based in Nairobi, is married with two children and is an active farmer.