Karin Gattegno

Vice President of Strategic Partnerships at Start-Up Nation Central

Bernard Vanlauwe

Director R4D, Central Africa and Natural Resource Management

Ineke Bussemaker

Managing Director and CEO of NMB Bank Plc in Tanzania

Anne Mbaabu

Consultant in agricultural markets development and SMEs support

Peter Keller

Agro Economist

Victoria Sekitoleko

Agribusiness /Rural Development  Professional

Enock Chikava

Deputy Director, Agricultural Development, Global Growth & Opportunity, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF)


Director General of Rwanda Agriculture and Animal Resources Development Board (RAB)

Rosemary Kagendo Muthomi

Hillary Miller-Wise

Founder and CEO of Tulaa

Dr Mohamed Imam Bakarr

Lead Environmental Specialist, Program Strategy in the Global Environmental Facility (GEF)

Anthony Pile

Founder and Chairman, Blue Skies Holdings Ltd

Santiago Alba-Corral

Associate Director for Agriculture and Animal Health at Canada’s International Development Research Center (IDRC)

Mercy Lung’aho

Research scientist for the International Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT).

Dr Jemimah Njuki

Senior Program Specialist, Canada’s International Development Research Centre (IDRC)

Rob Groot

Director IFDC - Global Field Programs

Doreen Rwigamba

Logistics and technology entrepreneur

Catherine Bertini

Rockefeller Foundation Fellow ; The Chicago Council on Global Affairs

Valérie Vencatachellum

Senior Adviser at the Tony Blair Institute (TBI)

Luis Alfredo Perez

Lead, Crop Nutrition, YARA

Dr. Marco Wopereis

Director General, World Vegetable Center

May-Guri Sæthre

Deputy Director General Research for Development at IITA

Peter Veal

Head of Marketing and Commercial Excellence in Africa and Middle East at Syngenta

Alhaji Tajuddeen

Business Analyst